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Can a 27-year-old go to jail for getting his 17-year-old girlfriend pregnant if the age of consent is 16?

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Yes. This is one instance where judges do not hestitate to impose the maximum sentencing allowed if the adult is convicted of a crime(s) against an underage person.

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Could a 17 year old boy get in trouble if he gets his girlfriend pregnant in Missouri?

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Not without her parents consent.

Will a 19 year old in Minnesota get in trouble if his 16 year old girlfriend is pregnant?

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If her parents consent to the marriage, yes.

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Can your 15 year old pregnant girlfriend move in with you if you are working and able to provide for them without parental consent?

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Can a 20 year old guy get in trouble for getting his girlfriend pregnant when she is 17 in California?

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Can seventeen year old boy marry his pregnant girlfriend with parental consent?

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Can you be charged with anything if you are 23 and your girlfriend is 16 turning 17 and she is pregnant with your child?

It depends on what state she lives in. Read more on the "age of consent" at the link below.

Would someone be arrested when their child is born if they over eighteen and their pregnant girlfriend is not over seventeen?

If she was below the age of consent when you had sex and someone reported it, then yes you could be arrested for statutory rape. What the age of consent is in your state you have to check.

Can you get married if you are 17 and pregnant but your parents don't consent but his parents consent and you live in Missouri?

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What is the legal age to marry in Arkansas while pregnant without consent?

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How can i get to be Jaden Smith's girlfriend?

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Is it legal in Texas to get married at age 17 without parental consent for being pregnant?

No. Pregnant or not, you have to have parental consent if you are under the age of 18.

Can a 22 year old man go to jail for getting his 17 year old girlfriend pregnant without parental consent?

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Does pregnant teen can go to dr with out their parents consent?

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