What is the age limit to date and or have sex with a minor in the state of illinios? i am a 17 years old gilr dating at 23 male.

Asked over 1 year ago - Taylorville, IL

i am a seventeen year old girl living in the state of illinios. also i live on my own without an adult. i have been dating the same boy for almost a year now. he just turned 23 last week. we are a 5 years and 9 monthes a part.

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  1. Timothy Witczak

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    Answered . The age of consent in Illinois is 17; however, there are numerous pitfalls with Illinois law. If someone occupies a position of trust or authority over the other individual, it is illegal for the older individual to engage sex acts with the younger person.

  2. Peggy Margaret Raddatz

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    Answered . This is a criminal law question.

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  3. William Emil Cassara

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    Answered . You are not dating a 23 year old boy. You are dating a man. You need to determine the age of consent in IL.

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