Professor Matthew Weait FAcSS

Professor Matthew Weait FAcSS

Professor Matthew Weait FAcSS is an internationally recognised expert on HIV and the law and was a Technical Advisor to the Global Commission on HIV and the Law (2012). He is the author of Intimacy and Responsibility: the Criminalisation of HIV Transmission (Routledge, 2007), and numerous articles on this topic. He has been appointed the lead for human rights, law, politics and policy at the International AIDS Conference 2022.

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Deception and decriminalising virus transmission

A public health or criminal issue? The law on deception remains unclear and unresolved, write Professor Felicity Gerry QC and Professor Matthew Weait FAcSS

08 October 2021
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A decade of cuts and the brutal pandemic have left courts and barristers struggling to cope – a bid for justice spending 

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