Legal Question in Criminal Law in Georgia

Is it legal for a 16 year old and a 19 year old to engage in sexual activity with one another. I know there is a close-in-age exemption but does that apply to this? They are 3 years and 3 months apart in age.

Asked on 8/20/13, 3:35 pm

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Glen Ashman Ashman Law Office
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No. The 19 year old can be prosecuted for various crimes.

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Answered on 8/20/13, 3:58 pm
Lawrence Lewis Lawrence Lewis, P.C.
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See website for info on sex offenses: http://www.lawrencelewispc.com/pages.php?go=pinfo&PID=43

Good luck

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Answered on 8/20/13, 5:38 pm


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