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If a guy and a girl are both 15, and the age of consent is

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If a guy and a girl are both 15, and the age of consent is 17, is either of them guilty of a crime for having sex?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  LADYLAWYER replied 7 years ago.



No. However, if one turns 18 and the other is younger then 17, then the 18 year old is guilty of statutory rape.

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