“Young people…the population from 13 to 24, are where the most new HIV cases are turning up”
Illinois Department of Public Health has nearly $4 million to allocate
St. Charles County Prosecutor Tim Lohmar says one of the possible victims stopped cooperating and two of the other men’s HIV tests have come back negative.
St. Charles Detective Sergeant Todd Wilson said that as of noon on Friday, four people have come to police,saying they had a sexual relationship with 22-year-old Michael L. Johnson.
Michael “Tiger” Johnson, 22, of St. Charles was charged Thursday with “recklessly risking infection of another when infected with HIV,” a class A felony.
In Missouri sentences for such crimes are among the nation’s harshest carries up to life in prison.
Cahokia Superintendent Art Ryan said Mario Hunt frequently helped with prom and homecoming events and that all of the kids like him.
42-year-old David Williamson is charged with exposing another person to HIV infection for an incident that happened last May in St. Louis County.
Nearly 250 physicians are calling on Illinois lawmakers to legalize the use of marijuana for patients with serious illnesses.
The “universal precaution,” as defined by the Illinois Department of Public Health, is to simply assume everybody could carry a blood-borne illness.