AIDS Law Project in the News

News Media Coverage of the Hershey Case

On Nov. 30, 2011, the AIDS Law Project of Pennsylvania filed a federal discrimination lawsuit against the Milton Hershey School in Hershey, Pa., for refusing to enroll an HIV-positive honor roll pupil. Links to selected news coverage below:

Pottstown Mercury editorial (Aug. 18, 2012)

NPR’s All Things Considered (July 2012)

POZ (March 2012)

TopNews Arab Emirates (Feb. 15, 2012)

Patriot News (Feb 6, 2012)

Legal Intelligencer (Jan. 18, 2012)

Patriot News (Dec. 18, 2012)

Patriot News (Dec. 6, 2012)

Anderson Cooper 360 (Dec. 5, 2011)

Patriot News (Dec. 3, 2012)

Associated Press video (hosted by Washington Post) (Dec. 2, 2011)

CNN (Dec. 2, 2011)

Patriot News (Dec. 1, 2012)

NBC Philadelphia (Dec. 1, 2011)

Other news links related to the case can be seen on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/pages/AIDS-Law-Project-of-Pennsylvania/244410362242891

Copies of the documents filed in this case are publicly available through PACER http://www.paed.uscourts.gov/us01001.asp services of U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pa. http://www.paed.uscourts.gov/.  They are also available by clicking here.  

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