The State Duma passed a law allowing people with HIV to adopt children

The State Duma, at a meeting on Tuesday, May 21, passed in the third, final, reading a government bill allowing people infected with the human immunodeficiency virus or the hepatitis C virus to adopt children already living with them by court decision. The document was developed pursuant to a resolution of the Constitutional Court of […]

Russian woman with HIV sued the guardianship, which forbade her to adopt a nephew

A resident of the Khanty-Mansiysk district was denied adoption of her nephew due to her positive HIV status. At the same time, a woman has been raising a boy for many years, since he has no other relatives. Her living conditions meet the standards for the child’s residence, she underwent the necessary psychological examination and […]

In the Novosibirsk region opened a case because of the harassment of a child with HIV

This is an article on "Violation of privacy". As the investigators found out, at the end of July 2018 an unidentified person distributed among acquaintances of the adoptive parents of a 7-year-old boy information about his HIV infection. Now employees of the UK establish all the circumstances of the incident. Last year, a family from […]