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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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The four men convicted of gang-rape are due to be sentenced on Friday, prosecution lawyerUjjwal Nikamtold reporters outside theMumbaicourtwhere the case was heard.
Desai said that gang-rapes were happening every day in the villages and for a long time.
Talking to media in Jammu, JWAM president Sunil Dimple said that the culprits of Delhi gang-rape should be awarded capital punishment and it would be real tribute to the 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.
Often, girls will jump in and commit crimes independently to protect or help the men they are involved with - as in the Palo Alto gang-rape case.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Indian police on Saturday arrested five people, including two policemen, over the alleged gang-rape and murder of two teenage cousins.
The police had incorporated the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) clause in the gang-rape case of the student and produced the rapists in the ATC today.
Principal Session Judge Shalini Phansalkar Joshi found Vijay Jadhav, 19, Mohammad Qasim Shaikh, 21, and Mohammad Ansari, 28, guilty for both the gang-rape cases.
Almost seven months after the assaults, the prosecution is seeking maximum punishment for the accused under the new, tougher law passed after the fatal gang-rape of a young student in Delhi in December 16, 2012.
Muzaffargarh -- Local court of Muzaffargarh on Tuesday sent Muhammad Yasin, main accused of gang-rape, on 14 days judicial remand.
He had been sexually assaulting the child since last week and on Wednesday he called Dharmender to gang-rape the girl.