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Assault

Unwanted and/or violent physical contact with another person. Assault is a crime and a tort in most jurisdictions, though specific definitions differ from place to place.
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27 ( ANI ): Delhi's Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash on Tuesday wrote a letter to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal asking to ensure that there will be no physical attack and verbal assault on the officers' over today's meeting on budget session discussion.
He is backing legislation which would impose stier penalties for crimes such as physical or verbal assault against armed forces personnel if it was established that they were being targeted because of their military role.
There were 66 physical assaults, two of threatening behaviour and one verbal assault reported.
Frances Louise Brough, 40, had been drinking before she launched a verbal assault on the couple, after voicing her displeasure over provisions made in the will.
Guay, Marsh and Boivin (2003) stated that repeated verbal assault by the teacher is found to be related to low academic achievement in early adolescence.
He said the charges also included assaulting a member of security forces, illegal assembly, verbal assault and possession of a drug for use.
Traditionally, such incidents of physical and verbal assault increase over the Christmas period with the stresses and strains pushing people to boiling point.
But even just a verbal assault and foul language was very offensive to many conservatives who disparage the whole Rafsanjani clan.
They are accused of ransacking private property, possession of unlicensed weapons, verbal assault and threatening to kill.
ACROSS THE MERSEY FLOW My grandfather and I Know when every Sunday arrives We'll take a ferry ride Across the Mersey flow Though every trip was the same like the others that have past From the Pier Head to Birkenhead and back But something changed that would make the memory last Across the Mersey flow Silence came over every passenger's verbal assault Even the waves stopped their violent jolt Across the Mersey flow As if all respect was shown A woman walked over to the side her duty known Roses scattered across the Mersey she'd thrown Across the Mersey flow We all erupted with applause though the person No-one knew Our lives carried on as our journey continued Across the Mersey flow by Miss N.
During their meeting with the Ninewa governor, Athil al-Nujaifi, the protestors have narrated incidents of physical and verbal assault on them by army personnel in the city, the source pointed out.
But the 21-year-old is in danger of making an enemy of the crowds after he launched into a verbal assault on Andy Roddick after his victory over the American in the quarter-finals on Thursday night.