You can’t tell a young person’s age by just looking at them, so ask and, if in doubt, don’t!You are responsible for your behaviour and would be committing an offence if you have sex with someone aged under 16, even if you met them in a bar or club for over-18s.(a) Offense defined.– (1) Whoever, being of the age of 18 years and upwards, by any act corrupts or tends to corrupt the morals of any minor less than 18 years of age, or who aids, abets, entices or encourages any such minor in the commission of any crime, or who knowingly assists or encourages such minor in violating his or her parole or any order of court, commits a misdemeanor of the first degree.The crime of corruption of minors is usually a crime that accompanies another “more serious” crime such as statutory rape or involuntary deviate sexual intercourse or accompanies some drug or alcohol use, possession or sale.The general rule is that the age at which a young person can legally consent to engage in vaginal intercourse, sexual contact, or a sexual act with another person is 16 years.There is an exception to this rule if the older participant (usually the man) is less than four years older than the girl.
If you didn’t freely agree, then it’s illegal, whoever does it to you.
Maryland Criminal Attorney– This is a legal question that I am asked quite often, mostly by young men.
The answer to the question is contained in the trite but partly true expression that “15 will get you 20”.
When doing research on this topic, Oklahoma does not have a law against dating as long as the minors parents give concent.
The only laws pertaining to this regards XXXXX XXXXX age of consent, which is 16 in Oklahoma. DHS policies can differ from Oklahoma state laws, I explain below.