Dating someone under age

02 Nov

But if you are 16 or 17 years old, it is a serious crime for a person who is in position of care or authority over you (eg.

teacher, a counseller, a sports coach etc) to have sex with you and the carer/supervisor can be charged.

When it comes to statutory rape, sometimes there’s a shade of gray that makes things complicated, but we’re going to try to keep it real. If you’re underage you can’t consent to having sex. It’s not necessarily the violent rape you’re probably thinking of, but it’s still a form of rape.

So here’s everything you need to know about statutory rape. Statutory rape is sexual activity between two people in which one person is under the age of consenting to sexual activity in the first place. Okay, how do I find out what the age of consent is where I live.

This page explains "age of consent" laws in Las Vegas, Nevada.

If you are at least 16 years old, another person 16 or older can have sex with you if you both agree to it.

There are services that can help you with how you’re feeling, safe sex, relationships, sexual abuse and the law.

We advised Maddy that she is under the general age of consent for sex in New South Wales (the ages of consent in New South Wales and apply equally to straight, gay, lesbian, bisexual sex and to people of all genders).

A conviction for having sex with someone younger than the age of consent in Las Vegas carries devastating penalties such as prison, fines, and sex offender status.

But an experienced Nevada criminal defense lawyer may be able to litigate or negotiate a favorable resolution.