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July 31, 2013
Provincetown to Build Permanent AIDS Memorial
A request for proposals for the memorial design still needs to be developed. 
France Commits $1.4B to Global Fund From 2014 to 2016
The support reaffirms France’s role as the largest contributor from Europe.
July 30, 2013
Federal Judge Allows Los Angeles County to Audit AHF
The AIDS Healthcare Foundation denies the allegations.
Kenneth Castro Is Acting Director of HIV Prevention at CDC
He is taking over for Jonathan Mermin.
July 29, 2013
Justice Department Settles HIV Suit Against Bariatric Clinic
The settlement resolves allegations that Barix Clinics violated the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Controversy Over South Los Angeles HIV Prevention Billboards
The original ads were replaced after negative feedback from local residents.
July 26, 2013
NYC AIDS Memorial Meets $4M Initial Fundraising Goal
Funds for ongoing maintenance have yet to be raised. 
Increased Health Spending Linked to Economic Growth in Africa
The report makes five main recommendations for sustaining and improving these results.
July 25, 2013
Apache Tribe Passes Resolution Supporting HIV Confidentiality
As a result, HIV testing remains optional. 
Increases in LGBT Migrants With HIV in Mexico
Una Mano Amigo en la Lucha Contra SIDA advocates for their rights.
July 24, 2013
New Anthony Weiner Details Distract NYC HIV Mayoral Forum
He was one of seven candidates in attendance.
Lincoln Center to Live-stream How to Survive a Plague Score
It starts at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 24. Go to lincolncenter.org/watch to catch the show.
July 23, 2013
$1.4M in New amfAR Grants to Four HIV Cure Research Teams
The grants are awarded through its Research Consortium on HIV Eradication (ARCHE) program.
U.S. House Committee Passes HIV Criminalization Amendment
U.S. Representative Barbara Lee (D–Calif.) offered the amendment.
July 22, 2013
California Surgeon Loses Medicaid After HIV Discrimination
He discriminated against a patient with HIV by refusing to perform back surgery.
OraSure Founders Launch New Venture for TB Testing
More than 1 million people worldwide are estimated to have HIV and TB coinfection.
July 19, 2013
South Carolina Voluntarily Stops Segregating Prisoners With HIV
A federal court made Alabama stop in 2012.
2013 Janssen Scholarship for an LGBT Student Studying HIV
This year's recipient is Michael Haymer of Orange County, California.
July 18, 2013
Bipartisan Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus Relaunched
The caucus was founded in 2011.
Robin Weiss Is Chair of IAVI Scientific Advisory Committee
He has extensive international biomedical research experience. 
July 17, 2013
NYC Financial Services CEO Sued for HIV Discrimination
A civil lawsuit alleges age and HIV discrimination in the hiring of domestic workers.
ACT UP New York Protests Hospital for Denial of PEP
Delaying PEP reduces its effectiveness.
July 16, 2013
Obama Signs Executive Order for HIV Care Continuum Initiative
The director of the Office of National AIDS Policy will oversee the initiative. 
Global Fund, UNAIDS Give $27M to Fight HIV, TB in Kenya
The country will receive two new grants.
July 15, 2013
CHLP Files Brief in Immigration Case of Trans Woman with HIV
The removal proceedings were triggered by an arrest.
Circumcision Funds Unused in Zimbabwe
Not enough men are volunteering for the procedure.
July 12, 2013
Health Law Mandate for Employers Postponed Until 2015
This delay does not postpone the rest of ACA implementation in 2014.
Vancouver to Host IAS 2015
Thousands are expected to attend the biennial gathering in July 2015. 
July 11, 2013
New Applicants to West Hollywood HIV Housing Wait List
The list will be open through July 31. 
New HIV Pediatric Cases Fall by 50% in Sub-Saharan Africa
A UNAIDS report highlights seven countries in the region.
July 10, 2013
NMAC National Think Tank of HIV Treatment Education
The National Minority AIDS Council convened the meeting in Washington, DC, last April. 
Nearly 10 Million People Worldwide Have ARV Access
UNAIDS seeks to continue expanding ARV access.
July 09, 2013
Gay Inc. Winning on Marriage, Losing on HIV/AIDS
Fighting the virus is not a top priority for major nationwide LGBT groups.
HIV-Positive NY Man Loses Civil Confinement Trial
A hearing date to determine how the confinement will proceed has yet to be set. 
July 08, 2013
U.S. Conference of Mayors Approves HIV Resolution
The resolution also supports the Repeal HIV Discrimination Act.
HIV Criminalization Harms Transgender Health
The data is from the 2012 National HIV Criminalization Survey.
July 03, 2013
Fenway Health, AIDS Action Committee Create New Partnership
Each group will keep its nonprofit status, names and brand identities. 
FDA Closes 1,677 Online Pharmacies
Officials arrested 58 people and seized illegal meds.
July 02, 2013
U.S. PLHIV Caucus Elects Its First Officers, Steering Committee
The caucus advocates for people with the virus in the United States. 
Obama Responds to AIDS Critics in Africa
"We’re not taking that money out of global health."
July 01, 2013
ACT UP New York Launches HIV Prevention Campaign
Veteran members joined new activists in the march. 
2013 Update of AIDSVu Includes New Interactive Online Maps
It shows the latest HIV prevalence data for 20 U.S. cities.
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