I am dating a 23 year old and I was just wondering if it was against the law. Why on earth do you need a reason. Truth is, teen girls are immature just because of their age. Someone is liable to get emotionally hurt in such a situation, and I'm pretty sure it won't be you. Is it the same as the law for Texas? You're not creepy unless you're harassing her, which you're not.
So, if you want to date her, I suggest you limit your conversations to appropriate topics. Is it the same as the law for Texas? I am dating a 23 year old and I was just wondering if it was against the law. Until she reaches the age of majority or is recognized as a capable adult through the termination of parental rights, her parents have the statutory right to physical possession of their child and the duty of control and reasonable discipline. So some one who is22 can date some one who is 15 even though it is morally wrong intodays society as long as the two are not having sex it would belegal. A 25 year old is probably already established in their career, not being supported by their parents. Regardless of the gender of the person who is 25, that person could be charged by a disapproving parent. You are over 18 and he is not.
If it feels wrong, maybe you should reconsider your intentions. In some states it is my understanding that this is not enforced for 17 year olds that leave home. Idk I'd say it's not worth it. Is it legal for a 16 year old to be with a 23 year old? The age of majority is 18 in every state,but the age of consent varies from state to state. Let me know if you have any questions.
Girls who are in my age prefer older guys as well. Your local laws will apply and these differ from state to state and from country to country. Such permission does not relieve the parents of the responsibility to provide support. While 16 is the age of consent in North Carolina, a 17 year old can still be adjudicated delinquent if she disobeys her parents. If they turn out happy together fine. So, if you want to date her, I suggest you limit your conversations to appropriate topics.
I've been through a lot of stuff from 18-25 like most people. In addition, if you are sending nude pictures of each other back and forth that can present it's own set of problems. You're right in saying that numerical age is not the only factor, and it's not about numerical age per se, it's more about the mindset of most people in high school. Why do you think someone who is 16 is a child whereas someone who is 18 is an adult? A lawyer or your local District Attorney could answer any more questions you have. It's not that I think that people who have graduated high school are inherently more mature or some switch gets flipped. Make sure you know this girl well before you take any unnecessary steps.
A 21 year old is an adult. However, in New York state your relationship whatever contact happens, so long as it is consensual, and does not involve non-humans or corpses is ok by the state of new york. Before you are 18, they figure, 1 your p … arents are still considered legally responsible for you. Our most popular destinations for legal help are below. So you cannot live with him or have any sexual contact with him.
I will be turning 18 and she will turn 17. Although your case makes statutory rape laws seem arbitrary, a illustrates why the law might protect someone underage from being exploited. Things like chilling out with him without parental consent if that's considered kidnapping or against the law where he can get into trouble? It is technically legal for a 22 year old to have a sexual relationship with a 17 year old; however, it still not a good idea. If they allow their kids, for example, to vandalize someone elses property, criminal charges will be filed against the parent. If they were to see you as your own separate person with your own separate needs and desires, and demonstrate behavior consistent with the demands they place on you, things would be much easier. I read that as long as there is no more than 3 years' difference, it is legal. The rule isn't an arbitrary justification for dating someone you know is too young for you, it's an arbitrary justification for setting a minimum age to date.
There's no compelling reason to think a 25 year old dating a 19 year old is inherently creepy or wrong. There are 18 year olds more mature than me and I'm more mature than some 30 year olds. We arent having sexual intercourse and we do really care about each other. It is not illegal for you to have a dating relationship with a girl who is 17. Make sure you know this girl well before you take any unnecessary steps.