Can a 22 year old date a 15 year old?
3 attorney answers If dating includes sex (or any form of sexual activity) then the answer is yes – and parental approval is irrelevant. If you are under 16 then you may not lawfully engage in any sexual activity (not just intercourse) with anyone.
Is a 21 year old dating a 16 year old illegal?
Generally, it is not illegal for these two to date. Of course, any sexual activity is considered statutory rape, but if there is no sexual aspect to their relationship, then they are probably fine. However, this is a fine line to walk for the 21 year old.
Can a 20 year old go to jail for dating a 15 year old?
No, it’s not illegal. However, it would be extremely stupid for a 20 year old male to “date” a 15 year old girl. That’s because she could tell everyone that they had sex, even though they didn’t, and all of the sudden the 20 year old male’s reputation…
Can I go to jail for texting a minor?
YES, you can get in trouble for texting a minor depending on the facts involved. Unlawful Transaction with Minor, 3rd Degree is a Class A misdemeanor with a maximum penalty of 1 year in jail and a $500 fine plus court costs.
What caused the death of Romeo and Juliet?
At the end of the play, Romeo and Juliet both commit suicide. Although they killed themselves, there were other factors that led them to their demise. The three major causes of Romeo and Juliet’s deaths were bad choices, adult interference, and bad luck.
Is the Romeo and Juliet law real?
No, California does not have a Romeo and Juliet law. In California, it is illegal for anyone to engage in sexual intercourse with a minor. Even another minor. A Romeo and Juliet law says it is not always a crime to have consensual sex with a minor.
Is it legal for a 25 year old to date a 16 year old?
It is legal but sex would be statutory rape since you cannot legally consent. I suggest you find a boyfriend closer to your own age for a number of reasons that you would not understand or agree with, but which will be important should the relationship get serious or continue.
Can a 24 year old date a 15 year old?
The answer is NO, there is no way you can be sexually involved with this man. He commits a felony if he does so, plus any 24 year-old that wants to date a 15 year old is likely a pedophile.
Can a 15 year old date a 23?
Even though there is no law that says a fifteen year old cannot date a twenty three year old, there are laws on what they can do together. Misdemeanor penalties under California statutory rape law include: Informal probation, a maximum one-year county jail sentence, and up to $1,000 in fines.