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Since he is more than 4 years older than her and she is not 16 he could be charged with sexual assault which is punishable by 5-10 years in prison.
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even if it was consenual?
Unfortunately yes because under NJ law she can not legally consent if she is not 16 or older.
who would be the one to press charges ?
Her or her parents.
what if the parents approve?
Then there would be no problem
would it or could it be considered rape?
under nj law?
Sexual assault is statuatory rape under NJ law.
can i ask a few more questions?
what should the nineteen year old do knowing that he committed a crime that could put him in prison for along time?
And is this crime considered evil?
Don't get the girl pregnant and do not cross the parents or the girl. You do not have to report it but if she gets pregnant before she is 16 the state could charge you even if she or her parents do not want to.
No it is not evil.
it happened a while ago, shes definetly not pregnant.
so that nineteen year old can move on with his life. in the great direction he was going and not allow this incident to throw him off from acheiving his goals?
if she was 15 would it have been legal?
only because he was 19 though, if he was 20 it would illegal.
because that would excceed the 4 year limit though?
and when she turns 16 the rules change agian dont they?
You are correct on all three statements
when she turns 16 she can have sex with whoever she wants though?
no parent implications?
alright thanks for you help. know i understand clearly thank you very much. by the way the nineteen year old was my cousin.. not me.
helping the guy out ya know
You are welcome. Have a great night.
ha 28 bucks later.
You are welcome.
have a good night great holiday god bless people like you.
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