Is Dating A 16 Year Old At 20 OK?

What’s the oldest you can date at 16?

If you’re planning to be sexually active, you can only date people who are 16 and 17.

Those under 16 don’t have the right of legal consent, so you could be charged for rape.

Anyone above 17 could be charged themselves with rape..

Can you date a 17 year old if your 22?

A: It’s legal for anyone to “date” anyone else. The law is not concerned with dating, but is concerned with sex. … It is technically legal for a 22 year old to have a sexual relationship with a 17 year old; however, it still not a good idea. First, a 17 year old is still a minor.

Can a 15 year old date a 23?

A 15 year old can not consent to sexual activity. … So long as your 23 year old boy friend does nothing overtly sexual he should not be violating the law. Now, while a 15 can get married in CA, why the rush.

The UK law is silent on the age for a boyfriend-girlfriend relationship, which then necessarily means it’s not unlawful for a 19 year old to be in a relationship with a 16 year old. … The 19 year old having sex with an under-16 will be a breach of the law. Wait a few months till she’s 16, please.

Is it wrong for a 20 year old to date a 16 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.

Is a 22 year old dating a 16 year old OK?

In some places, 16 is not a legal age to consent to a relationship that includes sex. … In some places, 16 is not a legal age to consent to a relationship that includes sex. So, it would be wise for the 22 year old to find someone his own age or wait a year or two until the person is 18 (or an emancipated minor).

Is a 19 year old dating a 16 Weird?

Not all 16-year-olds are in the same place mentally, and the same goes for when they are 19. Short answer – it’s not a good idea. If there is true potential, wait until the 16 year old turns 18. In most places in the US it’s illegal for a person over 18 to date somebody under that age.

Is it OK for a 25 year old to date a 16 year old?

Dating is legal but you are not of an age to consent to sex at 16. However, even though it may be legal, it is still not a good idea. Your parents could also try getting a restraining order against him.

Is it bad for a 21 year old to date a 16?

It’s not okay for a 21-year-old to date a 16-year-old, and in some states in the U.S., it could be illegal for them to have sex. Besides legality, a big problem is a development difference. Our brains fully develop around age 24–26, so as long as both partners are over 25 or so, age differences can be overlooked.

Is it OK for a 23 year old to date a 16 year old?

Dating is not wrong, but in some states or nations if she (23 yrs old) has sexual intercourse with him (16 yrs old), she would be committing a crime against him that could end her up in jail or prison.

Is an 18 year old dating a 16 year old weird?

Christopher Feeny, Lots of relationships. A 16 year old dating an 18 year old would be normal in most places in America even if it’s against the law in those places. … So a person who is a year or two above the age of consent can have a relationship, including sexual contact, with a person who is a year or two below it.

Is a 19 year old dating a 15?

15 and 19 is only 4 years different, there is no problem to dating that 19 years old boy! You can date this ‘friend’ but the potential for statutory rape becomes a very clear danger. You are Still a minor child by law. He is an Adult by the age of 18-yrs.