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  • n. Plural form of nonstranger.


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  • But though roughly 2/3 of rapes involve nonstrangers (see table 27 here), 1/3 involve strangers, so the drop-off even for stranger rapes seems to be quite striking (see table 29 for data, though note that again there are relatively few cases in the survey for each category).

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Crime of violence vs. crime of sex:


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