Legal Advice for Age of Consent — 5 results
Written by Avvo Staff, over 2 years ago.
Age of consent laws determine the minimum age in which youngsters are legally
able to consent to sexual activity. Although the age of consent varies from state
to state, it is always... more
Written by attorney Scott Wineberg, over 4 years ago.
So We Can “Date” but We Can’t Do “It” Is What You’re Saying? Neither the law nor I will say what you can do. The law, as set out in the next sections of this Guide, based on the... more
Written by attorney Jeffery Weeden, 3 months ago.
Attorneys often get inquiries regarding the legality of sexual contact between young people. In Colorado, the age of consent is 17 (same sex or not). Colorado statute, however, provides... more
Written by attorney Andrea Ciobanu, 7 months ago.
Absent a "special relationship," the age of consent in Indiana is 16. However, just because the legal age is 16 (generally speaking), there are many issues that must be considered... more
Written by attorney Anthony Colleluori, almost 7 years ago.
Every week, New York attorneys receive calls from angry parents, frustrated young women, and frightened young men, asking if the young men or women can be arrested for having sex. While the... more