Tuesday, August 25, 2015

EVENT: HIV Criminalization Reform

Californians for HIV Criminalization Reform

Californians for HIV Criminalization Reform is a broad coalition of organizations and individuals working to modernize California's HIV criminalization laws. The coalition includes AIDS Project Los Angeles, ACLU of California, Equality California, Free Speech Coalition, Health Officers Association, Lambda Legal, Los Angeles LGBT Center, Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Positive Women's Network-USA, The Williams Institute, and Transgender Law Center.

Californians for HIV Criminalization Reform is hosting a community forum to discuss the impact of HIV criminalization laws on people living with HIV in California and what YOU can do to help change them.The forum aims to educate community organizations, community leaders, and impacted community members on the importance of modernizing California laws that unfairly target people living with HIV. The forum will provide an overview of California’s HIV-specific criminal laws, present the impact of these laws on people living with and affected by HIV, and end with a discussion about how you can get involved in the coalition.

Hors d’oeuvres & refreshments

Please contact Joey Hernandez with questions
(213) 977-5268 or JHernandez@aclusocal.org. Have questions about Fresno HIV Criminalization Community Forum? 

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