Legal Question in Criminal Law in Louisiana

he's 18,she's 15

if a guy is 18 and dating a girl that is 15, what are the laws on this? could he get into trouble or jail or would nothing be wrong?

Asked on 8/26/04, 2:45 pm

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Nick Pizzolatto, Jr. Pizzolatto Law Office
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Re: he's 18,she's 15

Yep.....on TV it used to be called STATUTORY RAPE if you have sex, or if you fondle her etc...or vice versa.....if you keep her beyond curfew...she is a minor under 17 and there are 2 or more years difference in your ages.....

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Answered on 8/26/04, 2:59 pm
Pascal Howard Pascal M. Howard, Atty @ LaW
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Re: he's 18,she's 15

Definately you will have legal problems. More than two years difference in age and she is still a minor. Just hope her parents don't bitch about it and they like you.

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Answered on 9/08/04, 8:29 pm


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