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My son is being thrreatened with statutory rape. The girl is

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My son is being thrreatened with statutory rape. The girl is 18 now, but she moved in with him at age 16 yrs. 3mos. He was 29 at the time. Her parents condoned the relationship. No pregnancies came out of the relationship. They have since broken up and they are threatening charging hime with Statutory rape. Is there a case in Michigan, being that she was already 16?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  DCrane Law replied 6 years ago.
Thank you for the post, the age of consent in Michigan is 16. Therefore, no basis for a statutory rape claim exists.
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