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Kansas Legislators: "Let's Put HIV/AIDS Patients In Internment Camps!"
No, this is not a joke. House Bill 2183--officially known as "Substitute HB 2183 by Committee on Health and Human Services - - designation and control of infectious and contagious diseases"--is a measure aimed at quarantining persons infected with infectious diseases, specifically HIV and AIDS.
Why would you need to quarantine people for a disease that cannot be spread through casual contact?
So far, the story has been picked up by a couple of LGBT magazines and blogs--the mainstream media is still focused on other issues.