My boyfriend and I started dating in April of 2014, my dad gave his consent for us to be together. We broke up in September because my father found out that we were having sex and he ended the relationship and forbid us from even speaking to one another. In October my boyfriend and I decided that we wanted to get back together so we went to my dad who said that we could be friends. My boyfriend and I had an argument shortly after and didn't talk for a while. Now he is back and we are thinking about getting back together, when i told my father the story of why we got in a fight and told him that we had made up and wanted to get back together he got mad. Back in September he threatened to get a restraining order on my boyfriend but never did, now he is threatening to send him to jail.
Your dad has no legal authority to send your boyfriend to jail. Ultimately, it is up to the police to conduct an investigation. If they have enough probably cause to determine that a crime was committed, than they arrest people. If the State Attorney's Office determines a crime was committed, they conduct an investigation and can issue a warrant.
Ultimately, your dad does not have the authority to put your boyfriend in jail.
Hopefully this was helpful. Good luck to you.
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Your father has no authority to send anyone to jail. Your dad can certainly punish you. He can call the police and report what he knows, which I doubt is enough for them to do anything. Due to your proximity in age, there really isn't a crime here as far as statutory rape laws go. There might be some contributing to the delinquency or unruliness of a child type of crime he could theoretically be charged with.
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Your father cannot send anybody to jail. All he can do is call the police who may or may not investigate. If the case is to be pursued the DA will file charges. That seems unlikely given the closeness i your ages.
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