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LGBT: Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer

Sex Workers Removed From Louisiana Sex Offender Registry

In case you hadn’t heard, the fight to remove sex workers required to register as sex offenders in Louisiana solely for a CANS conviction has been a success!!

This past Tuesday (June 11 2013), U.S District Judge Martin Feldman approved the settlement agreement between the Center for Constitutional Rights and Louisiana Attorney General James “Buddy” Caldwell’s office that will remove approximately 700 individuals from the sex offender registry who had been required to register solely because of a Crime Against Nature by Solicitation (CANS) conviction. Continue reading

Update: Meetings, HRW survey, NOLA Pride, Desiree Alliance, etc.

Hello Everyone!  Hope you’re all happy, well, and sitting pretty on a pile of cash.

In this update:

The Movement

The Movement is a community center that provides HIV prevention activities for young black gay/bisexual, and same gender loving men between the ages of 13 & 29.

The Movement is a project of NO/AIDS Task Force that provides:

• On and off-site rapid HIV counseling, testing and referral
• A young gay/bisexual men’s social networking program called ME+U (facebook.com/meplusu504)
• One-on-one counseling for individuals who are struggling to
adopt or maintain risk reduction behaviors
• A drop-in safe space for young gay/bisexual men,
• A Youth Advisory Board that oversees the development of The Movement

NO/AIDS Task Force: The Movement

4005 St. Claude Ave. NOLA

themovement@noaidstf.org

(504) 945-4000 ext. 210

The Movement on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/themovementnola

@TheMovement_504 on Twitter

The Movement-Community Based Testing Site

The Healing Center- Affordable Healing Arts | 2372 St. Claude Ste. 220 | Map

Wednesdays: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Movement – Outreach Venue Testing

NOTE: Venue Based testing is subject to change and/or cancellation depending on holidays or events at the bars.

The Vibe, 10:30 pm – 12:30 am, 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month
Fusions, 10 pm – 12 am, 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month

Update: Screening Tips from a New Orleans Provider, New Resource, Meeting, Louisiana Queer Conference

In this update:

Screening Tips from a New Orleans Provider

SafeOffice.com: Blacklist, Hotel Reviews, Provider Resources

SWOP-NOLA Google Group

Meeting this Week

Desiree Alliance Proposal Deadline Extended

Louisiana Queer Conference

New Orleans Abortion Fund Game-a-Thon

Southern Harm Reduction Conference in New Orleans

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Double Homicide: 26-year old transgendered female and her partner found shot to death Thursday inside her Metairie apartment.

via WGNO-TV | ABC26

Metairie Deaths Classified As Double Homicide:

 (click for link to full story and video on WGNO)

26-year old transgendered female Milan Boudreaux (who investigators say had “a history of prostitution”) and her partner Akeem Boudreaux found shot to death Thursday inside her Metairie apartment.