What is the dating age law in pennsylvania
I can't tell you "everything" because I don't know everything, but I researched the relevant California penal codes at Ageof
A lawyer or your local District Attorney could answer any more questions you have.
Although your case makes statutory rape laws seem arbitrary, a story from one of our readers illustrates why the law might protect someone underage from being exploited.
Dear Panel, My younger brother got involved in a serious relationship when he was 17. The relationship progressed and he (obviously) turned 18 and she 16. Scared Sister female, age 21, Texas, USA She or anyone else can press charges against him for statutory rape because the age of consent in Texas is 17.
His mother knew that we were dating and didn't care.
The "complaintant" must be at least 13 years old and the "actor" must not be more than four years older than the complaintant. Is there any way I can gather evidence a year later and have the former friend locked up? My girlfriend is 17, i am 22, is this legal in the state of PA, cause i treat her so good, i do not get in the way of her school, she's a great person, but anyway, i jsut need to know ,,,,, someone answer please You "treat her so good" by what standard? There is no law that will force her parents to give into your demands..that is the problem you are trying to solve.
I think that her letting her daughter date an older man is okay because if she doesn't consent then chances are it will be done behind her back. um , that really doesn't answer my question, and was very unhelpfull, and when i treat her good, it just means i respect her buy her flowers and all that, mushy stuff, so yeah good job on reply as it was not even an answer to my question ^.^ No, there was no answer there i asked "17 / 22 is this legal" you gave me your thoughts on my relationship, which has nothing to do with you , therefor you should not have responed. I know my friend and I know he is not someone who is looking to get into trouble with the law so any help you guys can provide is greatly appreciated. No, there was no answer there i asked "17 / 22 is this legal" you gave me your thoughts on my relationship, which has nothing to do with you , therefor you should not have responed.
The legal age of consent in Pennsylvania is 16 and that means that she is of age to have sex with a man who is four years younger than the perpetrator. Your so called "answer" was very off of the subject, and didn't answer my question at all. Your so called "answer" was very off of the subject, and didn't answer my question at all.
Dear Reader, We've received more questions about statutory rape concerning age-gap distinctions, so I'll try to answer what I didn't cover in the previous article on statutory rape. Dear Panel, If a minor has sex with a minor for example: a 17 year guy having sex with a 17 year old girl is that statutory rape since they are both of "legal" age to have sex?
Ashley female, age 17, USA Dear Ashley, If both people having consensual sex are the same age, it's not statutory rape.But it may be confusing to some people about the term "minor" and the concept of when it is "legal" to have sex. I read that as long as there is no more than 3 years' difference, it is legal. Confused female, age 16, USA Dear Confused, It is illegal to have sex with him, because the age of consent in California is 18.