Justices Eye Law Forcing AIDS Groups To Oppose Sex Work
Law360 (May 5, 2020, 5:09 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday questioned whether the First Amendment rights of U.S. HIV/AIDS organizations are infringed by a requirement that foreign affiliates explicitly oppose prostitution and sex trafficking before receiving any federal funding.
The Supreme Court struck down the requirement of a no-prostitution policy for U.S.-based HIV/AIDS groups in 2013, but the litigation soon focused on that requirement for their foreign affiliates. The organizations, which often work closely with sex workers, won an injunction against the requirement in the lower courts, and the government is now appealing to the high court.
According to groups like CARE USA, Pathfinder and others,...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!