Dr. Phil To 18-Year-Old Dating 14-Year-Old: ‘You Do Realize That It Is A Violation Of The Law’
8 Aug In other words, a person must be at least 16 years old to be able to legally agree to sexual activity. Close in age exceptions. A 14 or 15 year old can consent to sexual activity as long as the partner is less than five years older and there is no relationship of trust, authority or dependency or any other. There are several federal statutes related to protecting minors from sexual predators, but laws regarding specific age requirements for sexual consent are left to individual states, territories, and the District of Columbia. Depending on the jurisdiction, legal age of consent ranges from 16 to 18 years old. In some places, civil. 15 Dec A common misconception about statutory rape is that there is a single age at which an individual can legally consent to sexual activity. In fact, only 12 states have a single age of consent; in these states, this age ranges from 16 to 18 years old. In the remaining states, the age of consent depends on one or.
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Come to think of it, when I was 16, I dated another 18 year old chick. Rape is an act of sexual penetration accomplished with any person under any of the following circumstances Follow 4
Start new discussion Reply. What do you think about a 16 year old dating an 18 year old? Follow 2 Follow 3 Two years difference, nothing wrong there.
Follow 4 I've heard of worse. Follow 5 Sternumator Follow 9 followers 17 badges Send a private message to Sternumator. Follow 6 Follow 7 Nothing's wrong with that Cariie Follow 8 followers 1 badge Send a private message to Cariie.
Follow 8 Original post by Anonymous What do you think about a 16 year old dating an 18 year old? Follow 9 Can't complain if it's only 2 years Pindar Follow 14 followers 14 badges Send a private message to Pindar. Follow 10 Why do we get so many of these stupid threads? Why would age matter, especially when it's such a insignificant age difference it barely newsworthy enough to bring up in conversation, never mind making a thread.
Come back when you have an 86 year old grandma marrying a 14 year old boy. Elfy1 Follow 0 followers 0 badges Send a private message to Elfy1. Follow 11 Sounds good to me. Jellybean91 Follow 27 followers 2 badges Send a private message to Jellybean Follow 12 Perfectionist Follow 0 followers 0 badges Send a private message to Perfectionist. Follow 13 You opened a thread just for that?
Follow 14 Follow 15 Original post by Stefan Come back when you have an 86 year old grandma marrying a 14 year old boy. Follow 16 Xhotas Follow 4 followers 13 badges Here a private read more to Xhotas. Follow 17 I'm 18, my girlfriend is Follow 18 I know a 19 year old dating a 70 year old man!!
Follow 19 My limit is 25 - well younger than that but one guy i went out with lied and told me he was 19 more info really he was Follow 20 I think age is irrelevant in relationships any way, it's about how you feel for the other person, not how much older or younger they are than you.
There is no close-in-age exception, crossing the age boundary is Criminal Sexual Assault. Sexual assault in the third degree. Under the same provisions, it is also illegal for any person aged 16 or older to aid, encourage, induce or causes minors under 13 to engage in any sexual activity with anyone else, or minors aged 13—15 to engage in sexual activity with persons older than them by three years or more.
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