Full article can be read via the link below but it's heartening to know that the justice system finally recognises that it's a crime to "knowingly exposing othersto the virus that causes AIDS by having unprotected sex with them and not revealing one's condition".
(Quote) Monday, Feb 26, 2007
Ex-CFL player Trevis Smith gets 5½ years in jail for exposing 2 women to HIV
REGINA (CP) - An apology to the Saskatchewan Roughriders, his children, his wife and his many lovers wasn't enough to spare an HIV-positive former Canadian Football League linebacker a prison term for aggravated sexual assault.
Trevis Smith was sentenced Monday to 5½ years behind bars for knowingly exposing two women to the virus that causes AIDS by having unprotected sex with them and not revealing his condition.
Provincial court Judge Kenn Bellerose added another six months onto the sentence for two bail violations Smith pleaded guilty to earlier in the day, making the sentence an even six years. (Unquote)