Legal Question in Legal Ethics in California

What is the legal age of consent in california. I am 18 and my girlfriend is 16 and a half?

Asked on 9/05/12, 7:56 pm

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Timothy McCormick Libris Solutions - Dispute Resolution Services

18 for both. Even if both are under age they are both guilty of statutory rape under california law.

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Answered on 9/05/12, 8:57 pm

Anthony Roach Law Office of Anthony A. Roach


This is not the appropriate category for this question. This category concerns the rules and laws governing the practice of attorneys admitted to practice law in California. You should repost this in the criminal law category.

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Answered on 9/06/12, 9:12 am

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