an illegal sexual act, activity, or behavior.
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What’s The Difference Between Being “Charged,” “Convicted” And “Sentenced” For A Crime?Today, former Oakland, California, transit police officer Johannes Mehserle received the minimum possible sentence in the controversial death of a teenager on January 1, 2009. The incident and subsequent trial have prompted outrage and violent protests. Today’s decision brings attention to the legal meanings of three verbs : “charge,” “convict,” and “sentence.” They appear in the news constantly, but do you know what each term actually describes? Let’s begin …
- sex change,
- sex chromatin,
- sex chromosome,
- sex chromosome imbalance,
- sex chromosomes,
- sex determination,
- sex factor,
- sex gland,
- sex hormone,
- sex hygiene
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As for the problem with the sex-crime investigation, Arpaio maintains, “We corrected it.”'Toughest Sheriff in America' Battles to Keep His Job in Arizona|Terry Greene Sterling|December 14, 2011|DAILY BEAST