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Oct28

RUINS - Chronicle of an HIV witch-hunt

Monday, 28 October 2013 Written by // Guest Authors - Revolving Door Categories // Arts and Entertainment, Events, International , Legal, Living with HIV, Revolving Door, Events, Guest Authors

Free screening in Toronto this week of a film about HIV criminalization in Greece hosted by Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

RUINS - Chronicle of an HIV witch-hunt

Where: Carlton Cinema, 20 Carlton Street at Yonge, Toronto

When: Friday, November 1, 2013. 7:00pm.

WhatRUINS is a documentary about a shocking case of HIV criminalization in Greece. It tells the story of the persecution of HIV-positive women who were detained by the Hellenic Police, forcibly tested, charged with a felony, imprisoned and publicly exposed, when their mug shots and personal data were published in the media in the run-up to the country's 2012 national elections.

The documentary will be screened in Greek with English subtitles. The screening will be followed by a discussion with the director and the producer.

Hosted by The Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network.

For more information go here. 

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