Legal Question in Family Law in California

What is statutory rape? If I am 15 and the other person is 17 going on 18, would this be illegal?? What ramifications could come of this, worst case scenario?

Asked on 6/12/13, 8:09 pm

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Anthony Roach Law Office of Anthony A. Roach
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It is statutory rape. You are both juveniles, so the matter would be handled in juvenile delinquency. This question is better suited for the criminal defense category, and not family law category.

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Answered on 6/12/13, 11:37 pm

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