In an editorial, the Los Angeles Times has endorsed the Repeal HIV Discrimination Act of 2013. Advocates assert the endorsement is a major step in raising public awareness about HIV criminalization. Introduced by U.S. Representatives Barbara Lee (D–Calif.) and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R–Fla.), the bill encourages state governments to repeal HIV-related criminal laws based on outdated medical information.

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