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It is only a crime if the 20 year old is more than 48 months older that the 16 year old. If they are, it would be considered criminal sexual conduct in the fourth degree. See here for more info.
If the 20 year old is more than 48 months older than the 16 year old, then yes, it is a crime. What part do you not understand?
I apologize for the misunderstanding. The statute reads, (f) if the actor has a significant relationship to the complainant and the complainant was at least 16 but under 18 years of age at the time of the sexual contact.
see below for the interpretation of 'significant relationship'
Subd. 15. Significant relationship. "Significant relationship" means a situation in which the actor is:
(1) the complainant's parent, stepparent, or guardian;
(2) any of the following persons related to the complainant by blood, marriage, or adoption: brother, sister, stepbrother, stepsister, first cousin, aunt, uncle, nephew, niece, grandparent, great-grandparent, great-uncle, great-aunt; or
(3) an adult who jointly resides intermittently or regularly in the same dwelling as the complainant and who is not the complainant's spouse.
Yes, I apologize for any confusion.
You're very welcome :)
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