indecent assault


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indecent assault

the act of taking indecent liberties with a person without his or her consent
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If convicted, Kouzoupou will be facing up to two years in prison, or e1/42,500 in fines, or both for the charge of indecent assault, and up to two years in prison for illegal entry.
He was convicted of two indecent assaults and was cleared of another two indecent assault charges.
Townley-Smith was sentenced to 1 fi years on each of three indecent assault counts.
The cleric is suspected of committing indecent assault on the boys for the past few months.
Brian Phelps, who took the bronze medal in the 1960 Rome Olympics when he was 16, admitted 11 counts of indecent assault and eight charges of indecency against one girl when she was between six and 15.
"He has subsequently today been arrested on suspicion of Indecent assault and sexual touching of two further victims.
In 2012, former Crookham staffer Mark Standish, who gave evidence against the trio, got four years for four indecent assaults in the late Eighties.
He will be sentenced for the indecent assaults next Friday.
| Indecent assault on a woman aged 16 years or over between January 1, 2002 and December 31, 2002.
As well as the child cruelty charges, Ivan McChleery, 76, also denied two counts of indecent assault.
A Scotland Yard spokesman confirmed that detectives were looking into a matter of indecent assault but could not confirm the location or any details.
The boy was also charged with indecent assault and conspiracy to rob.