So I've been dating my boyfriend since we were 16, but he's 9 month older than me. He just turned 18, and is legally considered an adult while I'm still legally a minor. Does that mean it's illegal to date him, even if we were both minors when it started? Thanks x. It depends on the what the age of consent laws are where you live.
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Jun 19, If you're dating someone and they turn 18 while you're still 17 is it illegal? So I've been dating my boyfriend since we were 16, but he's 9 month older than me. He just turned 18, and is legally considered an adult while I'm still legally a minor. Re: Is it illegal to date someone 18 and over if you're 16 years of age? I believe in young love, and I think the law is messed up. But it is the law, and if you do the nasty with him, you risk getting him in bad trouble, especially if you were to become pregnant. Mar 24, It is illegal to have sexual intercourse with someone age That includes things you may not think of as intercourse. It is illegal to have sexual contact or interourse with anyone under the age of The law does not care what your age is, just the age of the other person.
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Nov 20, I am 16 and have been dating someone for over a year. He was 17 when we started dating, but is now He is just a little over 2 years older than me.(No sex between us). My parents are completely fine with our thatliz.com this illegal? In general, minors are considered to be people who are under 18 years of age; at 18, people assume most adult legal rights except for the purchase of alcoholic beverages. However, each state has its own laws that define the age of consent, or the time when a person is . Jun 30, Dating between a person under 18 & one over 18 isn't illegal. It's as sexual relation between the two that makes it an illegal act. The laws were put in place to protect the minor from sexual exploitation and that beyond a certain age, a person is not knowledgeable to form an understanding to legally be able to consent to having sex.
But it is the law, and if you do the nasty with him, you risk getting him in bad trouble, especially if you were to become pregnant. A criminal record for a sex offense could make him have to register every time he moves, and it would cripple him forever in applying for jobs.
You can always get married, if he's interested, and your Mom approves; you would have to visit a marriage counselor and a judge. I have been married to my teen sweetheart for 9 years now, but we waited 25 years to reunite and get married, and that is too long.
It is not illegal to date, just a felony for HIM to have any kind of sexual activity with you. If you really love him, you will not put him at such a risk.
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It will quite literally destroy his life. And for all those who will jump to chastise me for allegedly putting the responsibility on you for this adult's potential criminal acts, I say HE did not write here for advice.
You did, so I can only advise you. There are many cases of true love that began at your young age and the marriage lasted fifty years and more.
A 16 year old dating an 18 year old would be normal in most places in America even if it's against the law in those places. There are a lot of laws that most married couples would find themselves in the slammer on any given night ;). The main thin. Nov 18, Even for states with a single age of consent, there may be exceptions. In New Jersey, for example, the general age of consent is However, a young adult between the age of 16 and 18 cannot give consent to engaging in sexual intercourse with someone who has supervisory or disciplinary power over the young person. No, it's not illegal, but the choice is up to you if you want to date someone before you're 18 or you're over the age All up to you. But your question's answered.
You can date but not in a obsence or distruct the public. We are here for you but after 18 and 21 years of age and after that we will get you in the bond of marriage through court.
Jun 23, no its not illegal to date someone older than 18 if your under You could have sex with someone over 18 when your under, yes you are breaking the law but who is going to know unless you go shouting it out to everyone lol. Also you only have to be 16 in nz.
You could consider moving to a different state. In Florida, for example, a year old may legally consent to have sex with a person under the age of Having sex will get him charged with statutory rape. So I've been dating my boyfriend since we were 16, but he's 9 month older than me. He just turned 18, and is legally considered an adult while I'm still legally a minor.
Does that mean it's illegal to date him, even if we were both minors when it started? Thanks x.
It depends on the what the age of consent laws are where you live. Age of consent is going to differ from country to country, state to state.