CRIMINAL LIABILITY FOR THE TRANSMISSION OF HIV.
Cambridge Law Journal
20 - 23.
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I argued that the decision to extend the offence of inflicting grievous bodily harm to the transmission of HIV through consensual sexual intercourse was defensible, on the basis that the complexities in disproving consent of the victim to run the risk of contracting HIV would mean that only the worst cases would be prosecuted.
|Title:||CRIMINAL LIABILITY FOR THE TRANSMISSION OF HIV|
|Open access status:||An open access version is available from UCL Discovery|
|Keywords:||reckless transmission of HIV, grievous bodily harm, consensual sexual intercourse, consent|
|UCL classification:||UCL > School of Arts and Social Sciences > Faculty of Laws|
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