Legal Advice for Age of Consent — 8 results
Written by Avvo Staff, over 1 year ago. STAFF PICK
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 Gail M. Towne, over 1 year ago.
As a family law attorney, the most common question I get asked is when cana child decide which parent he or she wants to live with. I continue to be surprised at the misconceptions floating... more
Written by attorney Karen D. Lane, 7 months ago.
You are parent of a 17-year-old who is unable to make informed decisions about medical, personal care, or safety. When your child turns 18, s/he is an adult & presumed capable of making... more
Written by attorney Peter Morris, about 1 year ago.
(a) Any parent, relative, or other person, agency, organization or institution claiming the right to custody of a minor child may institute an action or proceeding for the custody of such... more
Written by attorney Michael P Sheehy, about 1 year ago.
A Juvenile sex conviction has short and long-term consequences including confinement, registration as a sex offender, and court ordered sexual deviancy treatment. Removing the stain of a... more
Written by attorney Elisabeth Pasqualini, over 1 year ago.
By Shaffer Engle Law Offices, LLC posted in Sex Crimes on Monday, February 25, 2013
Despite its title, 'sexual abuse of children' does not necessarily imply that any physical touching... more
Written by attorney Scott Wineberg, almost 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 Anthony Colleluori, about 6 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
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