Any minor petitioning a Texas court for emancipation -- that is, being declared an
adult in the eyes of the law -- must be a Texas resident, 17 years old (or 16 and ...
The following Texas age of consent laws were taken from the Texas state
legislation ... (a) A person commits an offense if, with a child younger than 17
years and not the ... (2) "Spouse" means a person who is legally married to
another. Text of ...
May 17, 2010 ... Even though I explained that 17 is the legal age of consent in Texas, she started
bawling and screaming in horror about how I had violated a ...
May 31, 2016 ... The age of consent in Texas is 17, so the relationship itself isn't illegal, but
authorities discovered that the student had sent Leiva nude photos ...
We've consulted two legal sources and one police officer that have all said that at
the age of 17 she can move out, and legally there's nothing ...
Aug 24, 2009 ... I've heard places you can be 17 in Texas and leave without parent consent ...
recognize 18 as the age of majority (and legal age to leave home.) ...
The age of consent in Texas actually varies upon ... between an adult and a “
child” is 17 years old.
of the age of that person. I am 31 and was confused at first because you have the
age as 17 with no other information suggesting that there is a clause in that law ...
Statutes governing Texas's age of consent, associated criminal charges,
available ... sex with a minor (someone younger than 17), even if the sex is
The Texas state legal Age of Consent is 17 as of 2016. The Age of Consent is the
minimum age at which an individual is recognized by the law as being capable ...