It helps if the 17 year old is mature for her age and her parents are cool with you. Which you ob … viously aren't. My question is are they too young for me or its normal to date with such age difference? In some states it is my understanding that this is not enforced for 17 year olds that leave home. Not all girls are bitches and not all of them will backstab you. So a 60yo marries a 25 yo, so what? His or her parents can punish him or her for having a relationship they do not approve of and can ban the partner from their home. Sure, go ahead and date.
Any information sent through Justia Ask a Lawyer is not secure and is done so on a non-confidential basis only. . There are no laws regarding dating in any state. Use for marketing or solicitation is prohibited. I'm 20 male dating a 17 girl im turning 21 in may she will be still 17 In Florida is it ok if we do I know it's ok if we talk date hold hands stuff like that but I think she wants to take it more than that I do love her and I will marry her one day we been dating for a while just didn't tell anyone I haven't had sex with her or anything like that More.
Different States vary on when a teen is no longer a minor, but generally you have to be 18 to get married, but you're only dating. Please refer to the New York Revised Code for the specifics of this question. The age difference between 17 and 23 is not all that much numerically- but from what you describe, the 2 people involved are definitely in very different stages of life so I'd be doubtful that it would actually work out in the long term. I don't think there's anything inherently immoral about it, it's just the awkwardness of the age difference you have to deal with. The age ranges vary from states and countries. There are guys who are also bad in relationships.
Many 16 and 17 years old these days are dating older guys. If the parents give permission, the minor can live in another location. Yes, a 17-year-old can date a 21-year-old, but if they are having sex, the 21-year-old can be charged with statutory rape, which is treated very seriously in most states. The parents are required to provide for the support of their minor children. For that mater I don't think my Mother was raped by my f … ather and the difference was even greater. A nine year old should wait until they have at least 5 more Birthdays before they worry about getting a boyfriend. But that doesn't mean you should sit around.
In addition, if the father of your child is older than you, he can be charged with rape. I don't know about canada but even with out sex, in the U. I am 20 year old guy and I want to date 16-17 year old girls. It depends on the personalities and maturity of the people involved. Wow what a loaded question.
This really depends on where you live. This law establishes the age at which a minor can legally engage in consensual sex. In every state, there are laws that cover sex and sexual contact between minors and adults and what is considered illegal. Will you date a 20 year old guy if you are 16-17? Second, sexually explicit pictures or videos of a 17 year old are child pornography, which illegal to possess, elicit, create, or distribute. When you want to date someone 20 years younger than you then people should get worried. Be notified that I am not a lawyer and the answers given do not reflect case law or actual laws.
It is legal, but sometimes the two might not get on. I'm not tryin to be harsh hon, it's just the truth, you may be trying to deny this … as you read but deep inside you know it's true. The attorney providing the answer was not serving as the attorney for the person submitting the question or in any attorney-client relationship with such person. Regardless of the gender of the person who is 25, that person could be charged by a disapproving parent. Children raised around a certain set of values, racist or other, if they are mentally lazy, will take on their parents's views. The use of this website to ask questions or receive answers does not create an attorney—client relationship between you and Justia, or between you and any attorney who receives your information or responds to your questions, nor is it intended to create such a relationship.
As far as being inappropriate, I think it depends on the state of mind that each of you are in. Based on my experiences and being a female I am voting that the response above seems like the best answer. The age gap is around 3. You can find it on-line. Consult the specific laws for the state and county in which you reside for the rules that apply.
I am almost 4 years older than my husband and we've had a great relationship. If you live on your own then you really have no one to answer too, and if you live with your parents, if you didn't tell them the age gap it would be difficult to know just by looking. This is a constant question. You actually should be dating by now. At the extreme negative end, the 23 year old might be having to do some explaining to some nice law enforcement officials, and paying a pretty hefty price for a foolish choice. There are also good girls who end up getting hurt Typically people date at their same maturity level.
There are laws regarding contact sexual with a minor. Tiny variations in the facts, or a fact not set forth in a question, often can change a legal outcome or an attorney's conclusion. If they're okay with the two dating, then fine. Depends on how he treats her. Mainly because 9 year old boys are very immature and teen boys could get in trouble for dating a girl who is so much younger than they are.