consenting adults


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consenting adults

[kənˈsɛntɪŋˈædʌlts] npladulti mpl consenzienti
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Some of the acts formerly listed by the CPS were legal to perform with a consenting adult, but illegal to document with video or photography.
Why he now feels the urge to publicly ban oral sex between consenting adults is beyond me.
27 ( ANI ): Sending out a stern message to Khap Panchayats, the Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that an assembly intended to scuttle the marriage of two consenting adults will be deemed illegal.
When is it appropriate for the state to limit personal choices made by competent, consenting adults? Must we endure intolerable suffering to gain these Charter Rights?
Back then, Americans were not just opposed to allowing gay couples to marry--they were evenly divided on whether "relations" between consenting adults of the same gender should even be legal, according to Gallup.
Of course, the fact that assisted suicide should be legal for all consenting adults does not imply that suicide is moral for all consenting adults.
The article also looks at the practice of cosmetic female genital cutting by consenting adults. The article is titled, "Promoting Genital Autonomy by Exploring Commonalities between Male, Female, Intersex, and Cosmetic Female Genital Cutting," and is adapted from the paper Steven presented on September 1, 2011 at the conference held at the University of Keele, "Law, Human Rights, and Non-Therapeutic Interventions on Children."
Er, does one have Richard Knights, He insisted that consumers and home owners who took out loan and mortgages were "consenting adults" and that they should share the blame for the financial crisis as "banks have to lend to someone" (as reported by the BBC).
Put in another way, it seems that Mr Roberts has no objection to the speaking of Welsh, so long as it is done by consenting adults in private.
MY sense of propriety is exercised by the intention of the present government to extend use of the term marriage to a civil union between consenting adults of the same gender.
Ann Widdecombe - see Question 9 relations between consenting adults? 10.
The Author Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry Is the theatre a safe place where consenting adults can watch representations of every variation of sex and violence and go home with a warm, civilised feeling?