We're one year and 8 months apart in age and she'll be 17 in 9 months we haven't done anything just checking before we do. A: Yes, it is illegal to have sex with a person not at least 18 years old. So as of now having sex you being 17 she is breaking that law as well. Just because each of you are minors that does not make it legal. Once you are 18 it would still be illegal for you to have sex with her. However, the Romeo and Juliet law is an affirmative defense.
Is a 19 year old male dating a 16 year old girl strange?
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There will be no changes to other Yahoo properties or services, or your Yahoo account. You can find more information about the Yahoo Answers shutdown and how to download your data on this help page. First off, we don't have "statutory rape" as a charge in Canada. It's called "sexual interference" and it does not apply in this case.
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In the United States, age of consent laws regarding sexual activity are made at the state level. 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 , District of Columbia , and territories. Depending on the jurisdiction, the legal age of consent is between 16 and