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I have a question...I know a nearly 21 year old who is

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I have a question...I know a nearly 21 year old who is intimate with a 17 year old. Is that legal in VA
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: Not yet
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Customer: The 17 year old male has purchased illegal drugs
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Barrister replied 2 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney and will try my best to help with your situation. There may be a slight delay in my responses as I type out an answer or reply.

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..I know a nearly 21 year old who is intimate with a 17 year old. Is that legal in VA

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No, that would be illegal as the age of consent in VA is 18. So that would be considered statutory rape of a minor if there was sexual intercourse that was occurring.

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Barrister