The criminalization of perinatal AIDS transmission

Sprintz, Heather
June 1993
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Summer93, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p495
Academic Journal
Discusses various proposals related to the criminalization of perinatal AIDS transmission in the United States. Discussion of laws on the prosecution of pregnant women for harm to their fetuses; Creation of fetal civil rights against third parties and against parents; Constitutional arguments for and against punishment of perinatal transmission.


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