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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.
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In January 2008, 11 of them were sentenced to life imprisonment for gang-rape and murder.
He said there was a gang-rape in a small town in Oklahoma some time back where a teenager was forced to drink alcohol and was gang raped.
Delhi's Saket Court will today pronounce quantum of punishment in December 16 gang-rape convicts who were declared guilty on Tuesday of raping and murdering the 23-year-old victim.
AFP-An Indian court found a teenager guiltyon Saturdayover the fatal gang-rape of a student in New Delhi, a crime that sparked angry protests, an official said.
I am saddened and pained over the gang-rape of a photojournalist in Mumbai, " she said.
The fatal gang-rape of an Indian student in New Delhi in December sparked protests demanding better protection for women.
The police charge-sheet has revealed the bus driver in the gang-rape case tried to run over the girl but was saved by her male friend who had also been assaulted with iron rods.
O'Rourke, Miller, and James Hyndman, 23, all from Edinburgh, and Ryan Dunn, 17, of Bathgate, all deny various charges including gang-rape in Bathgate in February.
In a statement on her website Bernhard said the gang-rape comment was part of a larger piece from her show about "racism, freedom, women's rights, and the extreme views of Governor Sarah Palin - a woman who doesn't believe that other women should have the right to choose".
The gang-rape victim, a mother of two, said yesterday: 'I realised I was in trouble and tried to get out of the flat, but they jumped me
In the third, girls, some of them as young as 14, are charged with terrorizing a 15-year-old gang-rape victim - at times by physically assaulting her - to keep her from testifying.
Summary: Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India], January 24 (ANI): The Congress on Wednesday called for a state-wide Bandh to protest against the suicide of an alleged gang-rape victim in Kunduli village of Odisha's Koraput district.