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Assault

eye we are just as guilty as the person committing the crime. The issue I am talking about is sexual violence, when given this assignment I had already been following a blog called Project Unbreakable. You see about six months ago I became a sexual assault victim advocate and I am nationally registered with the National Organization for Victim Assistance, although I work with military personnel I am certified to work with the civilian population. This essay is not only to evaluate a blog website but...

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LAW OF TORT ASSAULT

work. Samseng then threatened by pointed a gun onto her head and asked Nona to surrender her money. In order to take legal action against Samseng under assault, the issue must first be fulfilled the elements of assault. The first element of assault is the mental state of the defendant. In this case, the defendant has the intention to commit the assault on Nona. The intention of the defendant is specific as when the defendant acted, he intended to cause apprehension of harmful or unwanted contact which...

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Sexual Assault Against Women

Sexual Assault against Women I choose this topic because sexual assault is one of the most offensive crimes committed in our society. Not only is it a threat to the community, but it has a physically and psychologically effect on the victim in many ways. For the last couple of decades, sexual assault, rape, and child molestation has become the focal point of public concerns today. According to a 1993 National Crime Victimization Survey conducted by the U.S. Department of Justice, about 500...

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ASSAULT AND BATTERY IN TORT

INTRODUCTION “Assault” and “battery” in the context of tort law are viewed as separate offences unlike in viewpoint of criminal law where the two are typically components of a single offence. In this essay, the writer will discuss ‘assault and battery as understood in tort law. To properly exhaust these two torts, it is best to evaluate them separately according to their definitions and the help of their related case laws. Assault and battery are intentional torts meaning that in these two offences...

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Assault and Revenue Prostitution

who had not used a condom during intercourse the previous month where infected by HIV (Levay at. el, 2012). Assaults and violence are also other risks associated with prostitution. In the U.S, more than half of the prostitutes have bee physically assaulted and 23% of those assaulted were beaten severely enough to have suffered broken bones, and 84% were the victims of aggravated assault and were thus horribly beaten, often requiring emergency room attention and hospitalization (Council for Prostitution...

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Assault and Domestic Violence Attorney

counseling company and not the individual employee (Chuck) would be held responsible for the consequences. In addition, the plaintiff can point out the negligence in the hiring process of the company, where despite knowing that Chuck had faced charges of assault in the past, the counseling company chose to overlook... [continues] XYZ Counseling Agency, a Limited Liability Company, hired Chuck as an anger management counselor. Two months ago during a counseling session with a client named Wilbur, Chuck became...

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Sexual Assault in Prisons

Sexual Assault in Prisons Intro: Sexual assault in prisons has been a problem ever since prisons have been established. Whether it’s the guards assaulting the inmates or the inmates assaulting the other inmates it is still a problem. Every person who ever enters a prison facility will either witness someone being sexually assaulted or will engage in the act of sexually assaulting someone. Thesis: Sexual assaults in prison are a problem because they can lower the self esteem of the victim and...

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English Comp Sexual Assault Essay

Professor Seaman Sexual Assaults on College Campuses Understanding Sexual Assault on College Campuses: An issue that should be taken seriously or just an exaggerated problem. In America, 1.3 women are raped every minute, 78 every hour, 56,160 every month, and approximately 683,280 women will be sexually assaulted by the end of this year. The attacker could be a perfect stranger or someone she knows, either way creating an emotionally damaging situation. The majority of sexual assaults are committed against...

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Sexual Assault

Sexual Assault described in technical terms is defined as any sort of sexual activity between two or more people in which one of the people involved is involved against his or her will. (3) The description of "against his or her will" extends to varying degrees of aggression, ranging from indirect pressure to a direct physical attack. While sexual assaults are associated with the crime of rape, it may cover assaults which would not be considered rape. What constitutes a sexual assault is determined...

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Sexual Violence and Assaults in College Campuses

Jon Voy Com110.071 OUTLINE FOR INFORMATIVE SPEECH Sexual Violence/Assaults on College Campuses Purpose: To inform the audience about sexual violence in college Thesis: As college students, it is important for us to understand what sexual violence is, how we can avoid it, and where we can go for help if it happens to us. Organizational Pattern: Topical I. Introduction A. Attention Getter: Eileen had just started her second semester of college and was a week away from turning 18. Upon returning...

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