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Law Q&A: Kissing and sexual assault

Law Q&A: Kissing and sexual assault

David Pickover examines whether kissing someone against their will could constitute a sexual offence.

Date - 8th May 2014
By - David Pickover - Police Oracle
Question: In a recent case which attracted media publicity, the accused was charged with sexual assault on the basis of him allegedly attempting to kiss another male. Could a kiss contravene section 3 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003? Answer: The...
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