Twenty Years After Doctor Molested HIV Patients, He Finally Goes To Jail On Child Sodomy Charges


In the early 90s, dozens of HIV patients in Miami Beach blew the whistle on a doctor named Homer Kirkpatrick for regularly sexually abusing them. Kirkpatrick lost his license, but police fumbled the case, in part, some say, over prejudice against HIV positive men. Kirkpatrick packed up, moved to Virginia and — according to new charges filed last week — promptly began molesting underage boys in the town. Miami New Times has the story