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I have a17 year old she is pregnant by a 20 year old is this

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I have a17 year old she is pregnant by a 20 year old is this illegal
JA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?
Customer: North Caroline
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: No
JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?
Customer: He has hit her left a not on the backofher head
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 2 months ago.

Thank you for your question.

If the sex was consensual, then it was legal. The age of consent in N.C. is 16, see

Hitting her was not legal, that was battery, a misdemeanor, see

I hope this information is helpful.

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