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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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Sexual assault can happen to any woman, and it is never her fault.
That's a welcome and necessary move, one that signals that officials were serious when they pledged greater transparency on the problem of campus sexual assaults.
If the patient requests and gives consent to have the sexual assault evidence collection kit, then a SANE nurse is called in.
We also believe that survivors are becoming more confident in the military's response to sexual assault.
Obama's White House has been aggressively seeking to fight the growing number of sexual assaults at the nation's colleges.
Studies on sexual assault in civil society often disagree, but they all generally point to its pervasiveness.
It is sad that we have been saying that [mass sexual assault is a recurring incident] for two years and yet the state is negligently handling the matter," Al-Tarzy said.
One of the missions of my school," commented Sensei Feldt, "is to help raise awareness in my community about sexual assault and violence in the hope that it might prevent one teenage girl or boy from being assaulted.
The elder of the two sisters has accused Asaram Bapu of sexually assaulting her between 1997 and 2006 at his ashram, while the younger sister has filed a complaint against Sai, accusing him of repeated sexual assaults between 2002 and 2005 at the Surat ashram.
As a result, the Navy anticipated a rise in the number of reported incidents this year, the Navy's top sexual assault prevention and response officer said.
The primary care center designation stems from a 2005 law that required communities in the state to devise plans for law enforcement, health care providers and sexual assault victims' advocates to respond to sexual assault cases.
SARC: The SARC reports directly to the installation wing commander (or equivalent) and executes the Air Force's Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Program at the installation level.

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