indecent assault


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indecent assault

n.
1.
a. The crime of touching another person in a sexual manner without consent, or where the person lacks capacity to give consent.
b. An instance of this crime.

indecent assault

n
(Law) the act of taking indecent liberties with a person without his or her consent

inde′cent assault′


n.
the crime of touching or attacking another person sexually without consent.
Also called sexual assault.
Translations

indecent assault

nNotzucht f

indecent assault

n (Brit) (Law) → atti mpl di libidine violenta
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At Minshull Street Crown Court he pleaded guilty to two charges of indecent assault.
The ex-Crewe Alexandra coach, 63, entered guilty pleas to six counts of indecent assault on boys aged between 11 and 14 at Liverpool Crown Court.
The 63-year-old entered guilty pleas to six counts of indecent assault at the beginning of his trial at Liverpool Crown Court.
Christopher Onslow, 71, charged with two counts of misconduct, two of buggery without consent, two counts of wounding, two counts of wounding with intent, three counts of assault and one of indecent assault.
Neil Sowerby, 60, charged with misconduct, three counts of buggery without consent, two of assault and four of indecent assault.
The men all used to work at Wisteria Lodge in Earlsdon and face offences including child cruelty, indecent assault and rape dating back as far as 1981.
DISGRACED entertainer Rolf Harris has had one of 12 indecent assault convictions overturned by the Court of Appeal.
He is accused of four counts of indecent assault on a boy aged 11 to 14, four counts of indecent assault on a boy aged 11 to 12 and two counts of indecent assault on a boy aged 11 to 13.
He has also been charged with five offences of indecent assault on a boy aged under 14 in the 1970s and two offences of indecent assault on a girl in the 1980s.
ENTERTAINER Rolf Harris has been charged with seven more counts of indecent assault against girls as young as 12.
Jan 14, 2014 He delivers a loud "not guilty" to 12 indecent assault charges but is not arraigned on indecent images charges.
Printer was convicted of two counts of indecent assault and one attempted serious sexual assault.