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Pilot not entitled to noneconomic damages after HIV status disclosed

3 years agoHealth : amednews.com

The U.S. Supreme Court says federal law provides only for monetary damages after the government violates a person?s medical privacy.
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A controversial Georgia law that makes it a felony for an HIV-positive person to engage in sex without first disclosing their status may soon be challenged in the state's Supreme Court. Read Post

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