However, if the parents do not step forward, often the state will. Any sexual contact between minors the age of 9 and 16 is Criminal sexual abuse.
There is a marriage exception to both Colorado's statutory rape law, C. Actual "violence" is irrelevant. All child prostitution offenses are class three felonies class one felonies are capital offenses, class two felonies include second degree murder. The age of consent in Oregon is Connecticut recognizes that minors who are at least 13 can consent to sexual activity if and only if there is less than a 3-year age difference. Retrieved on December 25, If any person carnally knows, without the use of force, a child thirteen years of age or older but under fifteen years of age, such person shall be guilty of