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BMJ 2009; 339 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b4541 (Published 03 November 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b4541

Obama lifts ban on people with HIV entering US: From early 2010 people with HIV will no longer be barred from entering the United States, after Barack Obama completed an order initiated during George Bush’s administration. The US is one of a dozen countries that use HIV status to bar entry into the country. The ban has been in place for more than 20 years.

Swiss propose limiting assisted suicide: The …

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