prisoners http://apr.org en Judge To Decide Soon In Lawsuit Over Inmates With HIV http://apr.org/post/judge-decide-soon-lawsuit-over-inmates-hiv <p>It's up to a federal judge in Montgomery to decide if the Alabama Department of Corrections can continue to isolate inmates who have tested positive for HIV even though the virus is no longer considered a death sentence.</p><p>Last month, U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson heard arguments made during the month-long trial challenging Alabama's decades-old policy of mostly separating HIV-positive inmates from other prisoners.</p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 01:41:20 +0000 Ryan Vasquez 20936 at http://apr.org Judge To Decide Soon In Lawsuit Over Inmates With HIV