Please note that some of our forums also serve as mirrors to Usenet newsgroups. Maybe you should consider that a 17 year old high school senior knows more than you, someone with post-secondary education. If the guy that she is dating does not fall under those categories, than there are no grounds for legal action to occur. Her boyfriend is 18 and cannot possibly be a staff member at her school unless he works in the lunchroom which I severely doubt he does. · · · · · · · © 1995 - 2019 Legal Disclaimer: The content appearing on our website is for general information purposes only. Criminal laws deal with the legality of sexual acts. A 5 4 woman gets 60 more contacts each year than a 6-footer.
You're confusing whether it is illegal, and whether it can be proven. As such, the requirement to report statutory rape is generally dictated by states definition of child abuse which varies substantially by state. However, in Feb he will turn 18and she will turn 17 shortly after. This is not always a straightforward exercise. The only one even remotely close would be: f That other person is at least 16 years of age but less than 18 years of age and a student at a public or nonpublic school, and the actor is a teacher, substitute teacher, or administrator of that public or nonpublic school.
I am not talking about normal struggles or mistakes, but habit pattern sins or dysfunctions that control their lives and that they are not open and contrite about. Please consult a legal expert or seek the services of an attorney in your area for more accuracy on your specific situation. In our house, we were the law. This would be a violation of the states criminal code. This subdivision does not apply if the other person is emancipated or if both persons are lawfully married to each other at the time of the alleged violation.
Im not saying we did or didnt. Some guys are fine with this kind of relationship, but if you re looking for love then it s better to find a woman closer to your own age. Statutory rape is not always a reportable offense. My 17 year old son is interested in dating a 16 year old girl. Some guys would rather face a firing squad. Between those hours, the license of a young driver is not valid.
Skinner, this is a reinforcement theory of learning. It provides an overview of state statutory rape laws and reporting requirements, as well as a summary of laws for each state and the District of Columbia. The former deals with the legality of sexual activities involving minors, while the latter describes individuals reporting responsibilities. The age of consent in Michigan is 16. There are exceptions that can make a 's license valid during curfew hours. This report is a compilation of state laws and reporting requirements. When you submit a question or make a comment on our site or in our law forum, you clearly imply that you are interested in receiving answers, opinions and responses from other people.
The following exhibit illustrates how the age of consent interacts with these three elements. In many states, the two sections of law do not align neatly. Look up consent laws, what I posted is correct, check the Michigan Penal code 750. Don't instantly assume that others younger than you are ignorant. The individual state law summaries contained in this report help the reader get a better sense of how statutory rape is defined in a specific state. His father doesn't need to approve because he is 18 and legally an adult, and therefore, not under his father's jurisdiction.
In the remaining two-thirds of the states, the statutes outline circumstances where statutory rape is a reportable offense regardless of the relationship between the victim and the defendant. Though I'm not sure if he can get in trouble for what they did before she turned 16 and gained consent from a parent, he cannot get in trouble for what they did after she turned 16, unless her mother changes her mind about said consent. Were you going to 10 year class reunion when your date was born. You sit here and type that there are other rules that could be broken when you are from another state and it can be assumed from that that you are relatively ignorant of the laws in Michigan and cannot even provide evidence countering the response that I posted. I have told him I did not want him dating anyone under 18 once he turns 18.
It tends to work best with guys under age 35 who are not ugly though there are certainly exceptions to both of those generalizations. First, they have to understand the criminal code in the state that is, what types of sexual activities are and are not legal. If there were federal laws that could be broken, they would be included in with the Michigan laws or it would be considered entrapment. According to the listing by latest postings, this was at the top. It is illegal to engage in sexual activities with someone under 13 years of age under all circumstances. To complicate matters, few states use the term statutory rape in their criminal codes. Statutory rape laws assume that all sexual activities involving individuals below a certain age are coercive.
In these cases, mandated reporters must notify the proper authorities of suspected abuse regardless of the defendants relationship to the victim. Which would explain why I didn't respond to those threads. And dont we have to get caught by the police or another adult? Laws may vary from state to state, and sometimes change. I am from Michigan and I believe that I would know the laws here better than someone who lives in Massachusetts. Significant effect sizes were found for ego depletion on effort, perceived difficulty, negative affect, subjective fatigue, and blood glucose levels.