Age of Consent & Underage Relationships

Can a 20 year old boy get in trouble for dating a 17 year old girl in Texas?


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2012-08-24 16:15:01
2012-08-24 16:15:01

There are no dating laws in Texas. Once someone turns 17, it is legal for a 99 year old to have sex with them.


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no they shouldn't get in trouble if the parents are ok with it and their not 4 or more years older than the one they're dating

No a girl who is 18 cannot get in trouble for dating a 16 year old. You will only get in trouble if you are over a certain age and dating anyone under 16, I believe. But no you will not get in trouble for tht.

Dating is not illegal. Having sex would be illegal.

Whether a 21-year-old will get in trouble for dating a 16-year-old depends on the state. Even if the 16-year-old has reached the age of consent in her state, there may be a statute about how much older her partner can legally be.

Why would a 21-year-old guy even want to date a 17 year old girl? Under 18 is statutory rape in just about every state. In Texas, it's probably a capital offense. And daddy definitely has a shotgun.

There are no laws about dating. Sexual contact is another issue and is most likely illegal.

no the guy will get in a lot of trouble and you will get in trouble too because you are dating

There are no laws about dating. There are laws about sexual contact and in Pennsylvania 16 is the age of consent.

Yes because you are a adult and the 14 year old is still a minor

There are no laws for dating and the age of consent is 16 in NC so all of that is legal.

There are no laws about dating. The age of consent in California is 17, so there aren't any issues.

There are no laws about dating. And the girl is over the age of consent for sexual activity.

Apparantly, this is illeagal since now laws have changed.

If the girl is mentally disabled and the boy is a cripple then yes!

There are no laws about dating in Texas. But do be aware that there are laws regarding sexual contact and he is under age.

umm i think he should get in legal trouble because that is very bad but u would get into trouble

There is nothing anyone can do about dating regarding the law so no you cannot get into trouble. If sexual contact is made though then yes he could get into trouble. Both persons must be above the consent age for any contact of this nature.

There are no laws about dating. She could get in trouble if there is sexual contact.

No but if they have sex and the minor is below age of consent in their state she can be charged with statutory rape.

if they were dating then yes he could get into trouble. but as friends there is nothing wrong with it.

Yes since there are no laws for dating. Dating is something your parents have to decide. And if there are any inappropriate happenings, the boy could be in trouble.

Yes. The age of consent is 18 and she is a minor dating an adult male. He can be arrested for rape and serve jail time.

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