General ages of consent in the 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and the
inhabited U.S. territories. Main article: Ages of ...
Oct 9, 2014 ... Every state has laws which dictate at what age a person can legally consent to
sex, called age of consent laws. There's no fee to post your case ...
Aug 11, 2015 ... However, this age of consent varies widely from state to state. Statutory rape is a
strict liability crime, meaning that the consent of the younger ...
State Laws. On these pages you will find statutory rape law information as it is
listed on each state website. We do not post what we believe the age of consent
While some teens are definitely mature enough to handle themselves appropriately when an adult tries to get them to have sex, many teens are still developing their emotional boundaries and may confuse having sex for showing love.
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The following chart lists the unrestricted legal age of consent for ... U.S. State,
Age of Consent, Age Gap Provision*, Mistake of Age Defense** ... Note: Some
state laws make the age gap less of a crime but still consider it criminal activity
Legal Age of Consent for Marriage and Sex for the 50 United States*. Legal
Minimum ..... Laws. Ann. ch.. 207, § 14. 16. N/A. Mass. Gen. Laws Ann. ch. 265, §
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May 1, 2015 ... They vary quite a bit. The overwhelming majority of states set the age of consent
at 16 or 17, not 18. And many states have even lower ages ...
In some parts of the United States and Egypt - age 18; Northern Ireland - age 17
... Age of consent laws are there to protect young people from being sexually ...