Until recently, statutory rape laws applied only to females, ignoring situations involving sex between an adult female and underage male. More shocking is the potential for the year-old, once the relationship ends, to contact the police and, emotionally claim that she was forcibly raped by the year-old, perhaps multiple times. It is simply far too dangerous. Our advice to any adult, including someone who is 18, who seeks to date a fifteen-year-old is simple: The laws are designed to protect young people who have less information and power than their and-over counterparts. Within these states there is a wide continuum.
Statutory Rape: A Guide to State Laws and Reporting Requirements
One of our clients, age 18, spent time in county jail for statutory rape he had quite a long record and was attacked by other inmates, receiving a wound that required 90 stitches to close and left him with quite a scar.
I’m 18, She’s 15; We’re Dating; Is that a Problem? Illegal?
We serve clients throughout California including those in the following localities: Each is described below. Intellectual Property.