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What do you mean there is no way to prove they said they were 19?
You did not take a screenshot of that part of the chat?
No I did not.
Unfortunately that could be a problem if it as a set up
I saved non of the chat
But if it was a sting of some sort, they would have to have evidence of the chat
and it would show the conversation where you asked the age and got a response
So if there are any charges that come out of this, I suggest that your local attorney could get that chat information via a discovery process
But they did answer they were 19. Can they do that and not be 19..in a sting
Yes, they can. However, there is no way you are to anticipate they are lying, you see
So if you asked directly and they gave a number like 18
Then there should be no case. Though it could cause you a small headache of worry
If you would have said - are you 18
and they answered yes, it might not be as simple a defense for you
Maybe they went offline because someone came into the room they were in and it might not be anything at all
Yes. I asked asl. They said 19 you? I said 25. . . Which was a lie because I am 43
How long would it usually take for me to be contacted if I was in trouble
Sometimes, they try to get you more than one time.
And try to lure you to a physical place
I would say that it could be 6 months or so.
I suggest that if it is a sting, they have your computer address and will be monitoring these type of websites
to see if you show up again
So you might just want to not go on them
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Thank you. There will be no next time or lure of Meeting. The unclear question I have is. I thought it was legal for two people over 19 yo exchange nude pics. At least if they say they over 18?
So if they said they are 19 I was safe to believe they were 19
So if they said they are 19 I was safe to believe they were 19?
As long as there picture did not show a 10 year old, you know what I mean? One cannot say well she said she was 19 if she was in fact 10 - and we all have a duty to be reasonable in our decision making. Otherwise, the answer to your quesiton is yes. And say she was 17 and looked 23 and said she was 19 that is a defense.
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