Question: Can A 22 Year Old Date A 17 Year Old In NY?

Can a 17 year old date a 22 year old in Mississippi?

1 attorney answer The age of consent in Mississippi is 16, so there is no legal jeopardy.

Apparantly, the age of wisdom is somewhere above 22..

Is it weird for a 17 to date a 15?

2 attorney answers People of any age can date each other. If either of them are under age their parents have to agree to the dating. It is never illegal to date with parental approval. However, each state has their own rules about sex and intercourse so as long as there is…

Can a 17 and 24 year old date?

It depends. If the 17-year-old is mature. They can date, but the 17-year-old is a minor, so it would be statutory rape if they have a sexual relationship. If they can both wait until the teen is 18 before they consider sex, then it’d be okay But, if they don’t, the 24-year od would be breaking the law.

Is it wrong for a 18 to date 15?

There’s not really anything illegal about the 18 year old ‘dating’ a 15 year old. However, it gets to be a legal problem if ‘dating’ means ‘having sexual relations. ‘ If you are having sex with this 18 year old guy, then he is committing a felony offense that could make him a sex offender. … oral sex is out, too.

Can a 30 year old sleep with a 16 year old?

This means that it’s against the law for someone to have sex with someone under the age of 16. It wouldn’t be illegal for someone who’s 16 to have a relationship with someone who is 30 – unless that person is their teacher or in a position of authority.

Can you go to jail for talking to a 17 year old?

No. But the minor (if a minor according to the laws of your locale) has been told not to talk to you, then the adult can possibly be arrested for risk of injury to a minor, if the parents put up a fuss. It’s SEX between two people that matters under the law.

Can a 22 year old go to jail for dating a 17 year old?

The age of majority in most states is 16. There is no outstanding law prohibiting a 22 year old dating a 17 year old.

Can you be 17 and date a 20 year old?

It is not illegal to date a minor (person under 18 years old), but it is illegal to have sexual relations with a minor. … So you can date, but the safest approach is to wait for any sexual contact until the 17 year old is 18.

Can a 17 year old date a 23 year old in New York?

The age of consent in New York is 17. Thus, if you are 17, dating someone who is 23 is not unlawful. But bear in mind that just because something is not illegal does not mean that it is recommended.

Is it wrong to date a minor?

It is legal for an adult to engage in social activities in public with a minor, such as eating at a restaurant or watching a movie – both of these activities are commonly associated with “dating”. However, it is illegal for an adult to have sex or sexual contact with a minor.

Can you be 16 and date a 20 year old?

No, it’s not against the law for a 20 year old to “DATE” a 16 year old. The definition of ‘date’ means to go out together to a movie or to dinner or dance. It does not mean having sex… regular or oral.

Can a 17 year old date someone over 21?

17: It is legal for a person to have sex with someone who is under the age of consent so long as both parties are at least 14 years old and under 21 years old. However, if the defendant is 21 years old or older and the victim is under the age of 17, then it is second degree statutory rape or statutory sodomy.

Is it OK to kiss a minor?

Kissing is not technically illegal. If there was some touching of her breasts or crotch or sexual acts that is definitely illegal.

How old is a minor in Mississippi?

The term “minor,” when used in any statute, shall include any person, male or female, under * * * eighteen (18) years of age. SECTION 3. Section 11-5-115, Mississippi Code of 1972, is amended as follows: 11-5-115.