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the forcible removal of the rioters
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In the past, Yezidis who left their religion—even through forcible conversion—couldn’t return to the faith.
Jurors voted 11-1 to convict John Michael Neuhart II of assault with intent to commit rape during a burglary and attempted forcible rape last year.
In the course of planning and carrying out their forcible intimidation, domestic terrorists commit many state crimes.
Around such reassuring language and symbols and in the event of some redoubtable setback to national prestige, Americans might support an enterprise of forcible national reunification, regeneration, and purification.
Against that backdrop, how, just two years later, was Bigby-Williams allowed to play in 37 games for Oregon after a forcible rape allegation surfaced?
Prosecutors dropped a forcible rape charge against him.
Police investigated the 2015 allegations as a case of forcible touching, a misdemeanor with a two-year time limit for bringing charges.
Olsen, the 22-yer-old brother of Panther tight end Greg Olsen, now faces trial on a series of charges, including three counts of second degree rape, forcible fondling and two counts of misdemeanor assault on a female.
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