21 June 2011

Kenya: HIV Tribunal Begins Receiving Complaints

A special tribunal to hear HIV related cases has been sworn in.

The seven-member team will be sitting at the landmark plaza opposite Nairobi hospital to hear and make rulings on HIV-related legal cases. HIV advocates as well as those living with the virus complain of stigma, discrimination and violence from society due to their status and the new team will deal with such complains.

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