gang rape


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gang rape

sexual intercourse against the will of the victim by a group of assailants. Gang sex attacks usually, but not always, are committed by several males who take turns assaulting a female, but the victim may be another male, as in a prison. See also rape, statutory rape.

gang rape

(gang rāp)
Forcible sexual activity involving intrusive contact perpetrated by a group (nearly always male) on a nonconsenting victim.

gang rape

Forcible sexual intercourse or other sexual activity committed on an individual by several persons.
See: rape
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No matter how delicately done, the theme of a gang rape is surely too strong for a family audience.
Terming the Delhi gang rape as a "turning point," the Police Commissioner said that there would be a drastic change in the way crime cases against women are being handled.
The district police also handed to the team the statement A CBI team in Badaun to probe gang rape & murder of cousins recorded by main accused Pappu Yadav.
Narayanan pressed for corporal punishment for the 13 accused in the alleged gang rape of a young tribal woman carried out on orders of the village council (kangaroo court) in Birbhum district.
Chairman of the team probing the gang rape case, Ashok Sengupta, said that the reports have been sent for examination.
htm) photo was circulated on Facebook as that of the Delhi gang rape victim.
QUETTA, April 15, 2010 (Balochistan Times): A gang rape victim from Naseerabad (A) has made a passionate appeal to the President Asif Ali Zardari, Chief Justice of Pakistan, Mr.
AFTER dissident Trinamool Congress MP Somen Mitra switched to the Congress, he criticised West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for not visiting the place of the Madhyamgram gang rape and alleged murder.
16, ( ANI ): Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) chief Arvinder Singh Lovely on Thursday criticized Arvind Kejriwal led m dmi Party (P) Government for not taking proper action in the Danish national gang rape case, and asked if the P is the same party that used to accuse former chief minister Sheila Dikshit of giving excuses for delayed action.
A report in another Indian newspaper, the Daily News and Analysis (DNA), indicated that the Kerala girl shared a name with the gang rape victim, a 23-year-old paramedical student whose identity has been withheld.
Earlier, doctors had also confirmed that it was gang rape and murder.
THE Supreme Court on Friday took suo motu cognisance of a gang rape of a young tribal woman by 13 villagers in West Bengal's Birbhum district allegedly ordered by a village head.