Remember Me? Buzz Articles Advanced Search. Results 1 to 10 of Thread: in the UK!! However, if person A is over the age of 18 and in a position of trust like an authoritative figure over person B who is under the age of 18, it is illegal for A to engage in sexual activity with B. So assuming you're not an authoritative figure, then it's perfectly legal as long as you're under
Originally Posted by OptomisticGirl.
Sep 06, The age of consent in England and Wales is 16 regardless of sexual orientation and/or gender, as specified by the Sexual Offences Act However, if person A is over the age of 18 and in a position of trust (like an authoritative figure) over person B who is under the age of 18, it is illegal for A to engage in sexual activity with B. 16 and dating a 25 year old man!!!! Related articles The secret of body language: how to tell if someone fancies you First-time sex: a beginner's guide How to cope with a break up Nine tips for making your long-distance relationship work. A 16 year old? Nothing wrong with that, the younger one could be a year below the older one at school. Either way, I would consider 14 and 16 year olds to be the same kind of age group and if things are as they were when I was that age then it would be quite normal bar some ribbing from the older ones friends.
As Avman said, 2 years depends on the numbers you put together. Let's put it this way - I would not let my 16 year old daughter date someone who was The only difference, IMO, between a 14 year old old and a 16 year old girl having been one before! That's it.
They have the same mentality and the same teenage thoughts. Some are more mature than others, of course, you always have those in the group. So while you are looking at dating 14 year olds as sick, there really isn't that much difference, mentality, between the 14 year old you wouldn't touch, and the 16 year old you would - other than age.
So, if either of you is under 18, it's considered illegal - even though you can have actual sex at One of us is under 16, but one of us is over If you're over 16 and are charged with sexual activity with a year old, you are more likely to end up in legal trouble than if you were under Dating is not a crime. However, if there is sexual contact then the age of consent is 16 in MA. There is an obscure law that is seldom if ever enforced that can make it a crime if the person is between if the year old is of chaste life. Honestly, the reason that it is not really enforced is because of the difficulty with defining. Nov 20, 16 and dating an 18 year old. Is this illegal? I am 16 and have been dating someone for over a year. He was 17 when we started dating, but is now He is .
Again, it's that how the two numbers look together. If I were you I would just wait because do you really want another set of parents who run you off?
Statutory rape doesnt exist in the UK As to the question, it depends I think on what they are doing, their levels of maturity and the actual ages. There is a big difference between a couple where one is just about to turn 17 and the other child is only just 14 to a couple where one has just turned 16 and the other is just about to turn Elvisfan4eva Posts: 15, Forum Member.
Nothing wrong at all so long as they're not doing naughties as one's under age. So a kiss and holding hands in the cinema is fine.
Mar 21, If the relationship is a sexual one then it would depend on the relevant laws of your country. Here in the UK the minimum legal age to have consensual sex is 16, so technically an 18 year old or a 50 year old can legally have consensual sex with a 16 year old, but not with a 15 year old. Meet love minded singles Many other posters are stating legal issues but in this question there are none. Is it legal for a 16 yo to DATE an 20 yo? Yes it is perfectly legal to date. Nothing in the question infered susanneill.com need to get it throug. It is not illegal for a year-old to have a social relationship with a year-old of the opposite sex, it is statutory rape however if there is any sexual COVID ATE: Law firms that have confirmed to us that they are open during this time are marked "open for business" on their listing and profile.
Why do you ask? Is one your son or daughter? Just reading about this, I do remember that when I was fourteen, for a very short time I dated a boy of eighteen, just holding hands and the odd kiss.
It was all very innocent and quite a long time ago, when it wasn't classed as anything out of the ordinary. Talma Posts: 10, Forum Member.
Well I think we have to be realistic here - it's the sort of age when hormones rage in both sexes, not according to legal diktat, but to Mother nature. No force on God's green Earth is going to keep lads and lasses of those ages, apart.
16 and 18 year old dating illegal uk
Would it be illegal if there were two years between ye? Dating is not illegal. There are laws for statutory rape for persons 18 or older having sex with minors under Given your close proximity in age and the fact that after two years your parents are aware of the relationship I doubt this will be an issue.
If the relationship is a sexual one then it would depend on the relevant laws of your country.
Here in the UK the minimum legal age to have consensual sex is 16, so technically an 18 year old or a 50 year old can legally have consensual sex with a 16 year old, but not with a 15 year old.
The law is the law, however if the parents of the girl don't object to the relationship then it's unlikely that the law will get involved unless it can be shown that an abuse has taken place. Under federal law you are legal.
At 18 you can date a 16 year old. When you turn 19 though the other has to be I can guarantee the cops aren't going to arrest you for a one year age difference.
What Is The Age Of Consent?
Plus a 90 year old can date an 18 year old Hugh Hefner so who cares? I think that's down right disgusting, and worse then your situation, so don't worry. Totally fine.
Law is that the "age of consent" is either 16 or 17 in all states.