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HB EXCLUSIVE: HIV-Positive Woman Sues Dentist Over Horrifying Discrimination Ordeal

In May, when Yvette Brown went to New York’s Westchester Oral & Maxillofacial Associates for an emergency oral surgery, she expected to be treated like she always had—with respect and professionalism. Instead, Brown claims that dentist Dr. Benjamin Kur treated her like a second-class citizen.

Why? Merely because Brown is HIV-positive.