U.S.: Courts rule anti-prostitution policy restriction on AIDS funding violates right to free speech

Silver, Ellen
December 2006
HIV/AIDS Policy & Law Review;Dec2006, Vol. 11 Issue 2/3, p54
The article reports that courts in the District of Columbia and in the Southern District of New York recently ruled that the U.S. government's anti-prostitution policy restriction on AIDS funding violates the First Amendment. The courts heard cases concerning a U.S. policy that requires that government funds only be given to groups that explicitly oppose prostitution and sex trafficking.


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