Published July, 2020

Map: HIV Criminalization in the United States, CHLP (updated 2022)

Map infographic displaying stats related to HIV Criminalization in the US

This United States map identifies states (1) with HIV-specific criminal laws; (2) those that apply increased penalties for underlying sex crimes; and (3) those with general felony laws that have been used to prosecute people living with HIV. Additionally, we note those states that require registration as a sex offender as part of the punishment under HIV-specific laws, and those states that have undertaken efforts to reform their HIV-specific laws. 

Updated June 28, 2022

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