(B) Whoever violates this section is guilty of corruption of a minor, a felony of the ... Further, the law was drafted to provide differing penalties based on the age of the "offender". Bill Number: Amended House Bill 154 Effective Date: 10-10-61. Take, for example, the widely publicized case of Marcus Dwayne Dixon, an 18-year-old high school honor student and star football player who had sex with a 15-year-old female classmate.She claimed it was rape, he claimed it was consensual, and a jury acquitted him of the charges. provided in divisions (B)(2), (3), and (4) of this section, unlawful sexual conduct with a minor is a felony of the fourth degree. Your 18-year-old son is dating a 16-year-old female classmate – no big deal, right? The statute of limitations on such acts is YEARS long. You should call the police even if your money isn't in the bank and you don't know the robbers. Hugging, kissing and touching the little girl is illegal...There are no laws prohibiting an adult or teenager from dating a minor as long as there is no sexual contact of any kind, according to Dell Markey for Global Post.
But if these teens are having sex, and you live in a state where prosecutors aggressively enforce the law, it’s possible that your son could be charged with statutory rape.
We had a great time, really enjoyed the nite, didn't do anything "bad" (no drinking, sex, drugs...) - we are "smarter" than that But the fact comes down that she's 15 (you'd never guess if you saw her) and I'm 23. If you are so inclined to wait, why are you asking what could happen if you don't? you're confusing me versus what other law websites say as far as i understand, as long (in ohio) as the person is 16, theres not a problem with anything all the way up to sex. You now know, so it is up to you, it is russian roulette. You keep forgetting you allready broke the law when you got hot and heavy.
(i know, to be told i look 18 at 23, im doing something right hehe) Nevertheless, we talked on the phone for days about if we should date and what people would say and what laws we might be breaking... Prison and sex offender registry (is that clear enough? That only means that once she reaches the age of consent, then you would not face SEXUAL OFFENSE charges. if im wrong, please explain why in detail other than "you'll get this and this charge"... Even if it is o.k with the parents, if you piss them or her off at any time, you will face charges for that one night.
The states may also vary in how strictly they prosecute statutory rape laws.
Though there are no laws regarding dating a minor, there are certain inherent risks involved, states Markey.
Multiple traffic convictions before the driver’s 18th birthday may result in a license suspension.