Is it bad that Im 20 years old and my girlfriend is 17? I turned 20 in August and she turned 17 yesterday. The way I see it, if I would have sex with her last week it would have looked alot worse, her being 16 at the time and me being a fresh 20 year old. I am 20 and I would never date a 17 year old. But, since you are a guy and the older one, that might make a difference. I was a totally different person when I was
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 In some places, civil and criminal laws within the same state conflict with each other. Different jurisdictions express these definitions differently. Some, like most Australian states, may say the age of consent is 16 except if the older partner is in a position of authority over the younger one. So, effectively, the unrestricted age of consent there is
I found out my younger sister who just turned 17 was dating a 25 year old man. My parents arent happy with her relationship but they wont do anything or press any charges. So I found out this guys name and looked him up on facebook. She is furious and has already accused me, but I denied sending the email. I felt the need to do something to stop this relationship and our parents werent doing anything.