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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The gang rape of a 23-year-old trainee physiotherapist on a bus and her murder last December 16 shook the Indian capital, New Delhi, better known as the 'rape capital'.
Pre-trial custody was previously obligatory for those charged with gang rape while house arrest was permissible in some cases of those charged with rape committed by an individual, particularly a minor.
A sessions court in Karachi had acquitted all four accused men - Ahsan Thebo, Sha'aban Sheikh, Roshan Thebo and Kaleemullah Thebo - in the gang rape case last month.
Army soldier has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for the gang rape and murder of an Iraqi girl and the slaying of her family in 2006.
She uncovered a tsunami of drunk driving, robbery, child molestation, rape, and murder, including serial murders and brutal gang rapes.
Taking notice of the reports about the alleged gang rape of a 13-year-old house maid in Bahadurabad, the IGP sought a detail report from DIG East.
16 ( ANI ): In a latest twist in the Shimla gang rape and custodial death cases, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday arrested former Shimla Superintendent of Police, DW Negi.
Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has taken notice of gang rape of 12-years-old girl resident of Kandh Kot, District Kashmor, Sindh.
THE Supreme Court slammed the Centre on Friday for not taking action against uploading of two gory gang rape videos on social networking sites and MMS services by unknown persons.
The three convicts common to both the cases are Jadhav, Ansari and Kasim Bangali whilst Shaikh is an accused in the July 31 case and Siraj Khan an accused in the August 23 gang rape case of the photojournalist.
Sporadic protests flared in West Bengal on Friday, where earlier this month there were large demonstrations against police accused of failing to act on the gang rape of a 16-year-old girl who was later murdered.
VAN NUYS - Six Birmingham High School students were arrested in connection with the gang rape of a 16-year-old Van Nuys girl at a ``ditch party'' where she became so drunk she passed out and was hospitalized, police said.