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You should find out the statutory rape laws for your area, and proceed with caution.
They had consentual sex throughout the relationship and got pregnant. But Texas has an "affirmative defense to prosecution" clause, tried in 1999, which may consider the act "not a criminal offense" because he is less than three years older than she is. Thus, if an adult has sex with a minor below the age of consent, the adult may be charged with statutory rape. The law suggests that those who are below Arizona’s age of consent, which is 18 years old, are unable to consent to sexual activity with an individual who is older than them.16: Any person under the age of consent is deemed to be mentally incapable of consenting to sex.Could you please tell me everything and maybe show me laws to give me a little more confidence? Dear Jeff, It seems arbitrary that sex with your girlfriend becomes illegal when you reach your eighteenth birthday, but it's true.Anyone can press charges against you for statutory rape in California, because she will still be younger than 18.