Both lawyers asked the jury to put aside personal feelings and deal with the evidence clinically, reminding them that Palmer was not on trial for being a sex worker or transgender.
“[Bug chasers] are reaching out for some kind of intimacy.
He said Palmer asked Ms Morgan if she was going to die and whether she would have to take medication forever.
But Palmer never returned follow-up phone calls or text messages.
A TRANSGENDER sex worker is not criminally negligent for passing on HIV to a man because she never knew she had the disease, her lawyer has told a Perth court.
Clayton James Palmer, who identifies as a woman and advertised her services under the name Sienna Fox, is on trial in the WA District Court accused of causing grievous bodily harm by having unprotected sex with a man who was later diagnosed with HIV.
A Silver Lake man accused of having sex with several woman and not telling them he was HIV positive pleaded guilty today in Allen Superior Court to three counts of malicious mischief as part of a plea agreement. Spoor, 37, made contact with his victims on dating websites, although he met one in late 2007 or early 2008 through a mutual friend.
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