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sexual relations

Sexual intercourse or activity between two or more people. As there was no hard evidence that sexual relations occurred outside of marriage, the judge was obliged to uphold the prenuptial agreement during the divorce proceedings. I hear Jim got fired for having sexual relations with his secretary.
See also: relation, sexual
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Our sexual relations were not consensual, and I'm sure he knows it," Kim said.
A man in UAE is awaiting an appeal ruling against a conviction that he had an illicit sexual relation with a 28-year-old Chinese woman, who, according to an eyewitness, was found walking naked in the city.
Justice Minister Nicole Belluge on Monday sparked astonishment among feminist organizations, saying it was "worth considering" a legal minimum age of 13 years for giving consent to sexual relations.
The teacher had killed himself and his husband, who had also allegedly engaged in sexual relations with the students, in Washington state in August.
The latter is relevant in the context of youth sexuality, considering that each time the first sexual intercourse is experienced at a younger age, a matter that favors a poor handling of sexuality due to the scarce evolving maturity of young people, who apparently do not possess enough interpersonal communication skills to be able to handle the negotiation processes associated with sexual relations along with the use of contraceptive methods (Sanchez-Meneses, Davila-Mendoza & Ponce-Rosas, 2015).
The act of having sexual relations with a married person, or of married persons having sexual relations outside their marriage, is considered disgraceful and immoral conduct because such manifests deliberate disregard by the actor of the marital vows protected by the Constitution and our laws,' Belgica's verified complaint read.
It might limit the speech, expression, and freedom of assembly of activists, civil society leaders, journalists, and members of the LGBT community by criminalizing public expression and events that contain information about "non-traditional sexual relations," Human Rights First reports.
Judge Howard Crowson told Hopper: "This action reveals a desire to have sexual relations with a 14-year-old girl.
The European Parliament a few months ago considered the bill to ban the promotion of non-traditional sexual relations, initiated by a group of parliamentarians.
Yesterday, the panel found the charge of having sexual relations with a young person who was under the age of consent proved but cleared Mr Howells of misconduct.
BEIRUT: The police arrested a man Friday suspected of harassing minors on the Internet and blackmailing them into having sexual relations with him.
The cases sparked an all out alarm to identify and arrest women who had illicit sexual relations in the area, with a focus on women beggars.
This survey, for which 9,850 interviews were carried out, showed that approximately 90 percent of men and women claimed to be very satisfied or quite satisfied with their sex life in general, and that 95 percent were satisfied with the sexual relations they had had during the previous year.
According to Syrian and Jordanian sources, the network being active in Jordan forced Syrian refugee girls to have sexual relations with Saudi wealthy men.
Nearly half of youth had used alcohol or drugs during 50% or more of their sexual relations.