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Prof suspended over insulting comments

An Ontario university says it has suspended a professor who, students allege, insulted one of their classmates who suffers from severe anxiety.

University of Guelph students who witnessed the exchange on Monday said the professor chastised the student for disrupting the class, asking whether he was registered for the course and saying he needed to be controlled.

HIV disclosure law is unfair: advocates

TORONTO—The recent arrests of two men accused of failing to disclose their HIV status to their sexual partners have renewed calls for changes to the current legislation that advocates say contributes to the fear and stigma surrounding the disease.

Canadians with HIV legally are required to disclose their status to their partner before engaging in sexual activity.