Question: Can A 17 And 15 Year Old Date?

It is a criminal offence for anyone to be involved in any sexual act (sexual intercourse, sexual touching, kissing etc) with anyone under the age of 13 whether the young person agrees or not, on the basis that anyone under 13 lacks the capacity to give valid consent to any sexual act..

The question as phrased, the answer is ‘no. ‘ It is not legal. If the 16 year old engages in any sexual conduct with the 13 year old, they could face statutory rape charges and the parental consent assuming there was any would have no bearing…

Is it illegal to be 18 and date a 15 year old?

In a Nutshell: Sex between an 18 year-old and a 15 year-old is illegal in California, meaning any touching of “private parts” of either, even with consent of both parties (and perhaps even the parents of each teenager) is illegal in California because the age of consent is 18.

No this is not illegal. Simply dating a person over age 18 is not illegal. It can become illegal for a person who is 18 once sex is involved.

Is it illegal for a 17 year old to sleep with a 15 year old?

No matter how relaxed they are about your sex life, it’s still illegal to have sexual contact with someone under 16.

What age can a 17 year old date?

It’s not dating that is a problem. The problem is if you decide to have sexual intercourse. As a 17-year-old, you may only have sex with someone who consents and is up to the age of 23, until you’re 18 years old.

Can someone over 18 sleep with someone under 18?

There aren’t any laws around being in a non-sexual relationship where one person is under 18 and the other over. Once you turn 16 it’s not illegal for someone to have sex with you no matter how old they are.

Is hugging a minor illegal?

Under section 647.6 of the California Penal Code it is a crime for any person to “annoy or molest any child under 18 years of age.”

Is it wrong to date a minor?

Yes. Having sex with someone who is under the age of consent is a crime. In California, it is statutory rape. It is considered rape because it cannot be consensual.

Can 17 year olds Date 14?

Sexual activity with a person who is underaged, by anyone, including another person under 18, is illegal. … Dating is not illegal, as long as no sexual activity is involved, but as long as she is a minor, her…

Can you go to jail for kissing a minor?

annoy or molest any child under 18 years of age. Kissing with the intent to arouse sexual feelings falls under this section. A short kiss without tongue action does not fall under this section. Violation of this section is a misdemeanor punishable by up to one year in county jail, and/or a fine not exceeding $5,000.

Is it OK to date a 13 year old at 17?

No. It is not illegal for a 13 and 17 year old to date.