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if a girl is22 and the boys is 17 can she be charged with statatory

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if a girl is22 and the boys is 17 can she be charged with statatory rape in the state of illinois
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Zoey_ JD replied 7 years ago.
The age of consent in Illinois is 17. However it would be 18 if she were in a position of trust or authority over him -- a teacher, for example.


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