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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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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.