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San Diego man sentenced to jail for not telling partner he is HIV positive
San Diego man sentenced to jail for not telling partner he is HIV positive

A San Diego man was sentenced Monday to six months in jail after pleading no contest to a charge of violating a California health code by failing to tell a sex partner that he was HIV positive. Thomas Miguel Guerra, 30, pleaded no contest to violating a health code that says "any person afflicted with any contagious, infectious or communicable disease who willfully exposes himself or herself to another person" is guilty of a misdemeanor. But before sentencing by Superior Court Judge Kathleen Lewis, Guerra disavowed his plea. He said he never lied to the man who reported him to San Diego police after he learned that Guerra was HIV-positive. "I would never, ever do...

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