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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.
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This argument in brief is that if a gay man cannot have sexual relations with a lifelong male partner, he is condemned to a life of loneliness.
This principle from the theory of planned behavior is useful to explain that if a young person perceives him or herself as self-efficient to use a condom in a sexual relation it would be more likely to use it, even more if the environment and his or her sexual partner favor the communication on condom use in sexual relations.
9 -2 Most recent group sexual relation under the influence of alcohol or drugs 67.
Dependent variables were biological age (age at the time the study was conducted), age of first sexual relation, motives, biological states and social situations that either increased or decreased the likelihood of the above mentioned behavior; the last three variables were measured on an ordinal scale, as described below.
Nevertheless, his research into the church court records of 1570-1640 have led him, too, to be convinced that a popular cu stom which included some kind of sexual relations between assigned couples existed in late sixteenth- and early seventeenth-century England.
Having sexual relations with a woman against her will or without her consent also amounts or rape under the IPC.
It's not all doom and gloom as some countries have seen a reduction in the number of HIV infected people, linked to a change in behaviour with a reduction in casual sexual relations the most noticeable factor.
In the New Testament, Paul condemns sexual relations between both women and men, defining such relations as unnatural, impure, dishonorable and deserving of death (Letter to the Romans 1:24-32).
He claimed the piece was unbalanced and inaccurate and wrongly accused him of having sexual relations with a teenager.
In the petition, filed at the New York State Supreme Court, he said that during his 10-year employment 'he was forced to engage in sexual relations with Minnelli'.
Leviticus 18:22 calls sexual relations between two men an abomination.
Among those who had resumed or attempted to resume sexual relations, similar proportions of depressed and nondepressed women said that they were having sex less often than they had before becoming pregnant (68% and 69%, respectively), that their sex life was not as satisfying as it had been (43% and 38%) and that their partner was dissatisfied with the couple's sex life (21-26%).
These symptoms had arisen 2 days following the accidental spill of a liquid into her ear from a small bottle while she had been engaged in sexual relations.
It was later discovered that Nadeau's license had been suspended and reinstated after he was suspended for having sexual relations with a colleague in a classroom when students were present in the building, Reedy says.
While sexual relations at military academies are troubled, there is no widespread acceptance of cape at Norwich.