Is it OK for a 15-year-old to date an 18 year old?

Is it OK for a 15-year-old to date an 18 year old?

In a Nutshell: Sex between an 18 year-old and a 15 year-old is illegal in California, meaning any touching of “private parts” of either, even with consent of both parties (and perhaps even the parents of each teenager) is illegal in California because the age of consent is 18.

Is it okay if my 15-year-old son dates a 17 year old girl?

Yes, it’s perfectly legal for a male of 15, and a female of 17 to date. You both are still minors, but until said person becomes 18, it would be illegal for said people to involve in a sexual intercourse. As long as you don’t, it would be fine.

Can an 18 year old female date a 16 year old male?

If the 18 year old has a criminal record, or is a sex offender, or is a teacher or coach or in another position of trust or authority, it will not be legal for the 18 year old to date the 16 year old. Also, it is not legal for the 18 year old to have sex with the 16 year old.

What happens if an 18-year-old gets a 15 year old pregnant?

Mehler. You could potentially be charged with multiple counts of sexual assault and could be looking at significant jail time and you need to make an appointment with an attorney to discuss the whole situation.

Is it bad for a 17 year old to date a 15 yr old?

It’s both legally and morally ok. However, nothing even vaguely sexual should take place. The 18-year-old is legally an adult and the 17-year-old is legally an infant.

Is a 17 year old dating a 15 year old legal?

People of any age can date each other. If either of them are under age their parents have to agree to the dating. It is never illegal to date with parental approval.

Is a 15-year-old dating a 19 year old legal?

In the US, it would be illegal because the age of consent ranges from 16 to 18. The 19 year old has committed statutory rape of a minor and will be arrested. You could try to keep it a secret, but if anyone finds out and reports it to the police, you’re screwed.