Aetna agrees to pay more than $17 million to settle HIV privacy breach class action
After what is believed to be the world’s largest HIV privacy data breach, Aetna Inc. agreed Jan. 16 to a $17 million settlement in a class action lawsuit filed after a faulty mailing revealed the private medical information of thousands of its customers. Read more…
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All Pain, No Gain: HIV Criminalization in Pennsylvania (May 2017)
HIV Criminalization undercuts important public health initiatives by ignoring actual transmission risk, exacerbating stigma, and devaluing the importance of personal responsibility in HIV prevention. Criminalization makes it more difficult for those who have been diagnosed with HIV to disclose their HIV status to partners or to access and stay in care. In short, it’s all pain and no gain.
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The AIDS Law Project has been busy protecting people living with HIV in Pennsylvania and South Jersey. Click here for some recent victories.