18 year old dating a 15 year old law
The thought of a criminal justice system in which police will handcuff an 18 year-old girl and haul her away like a violent criminal, while so many actually violent criminals walk free, is frankly disturbing.Two girls, three years apart, in a consensual relationship warrants an arrest and potentially 15 years in prison?
With no previous attempt from Kaitlyn’s girlfriend’s family to communicate their disapproval of the relationship, the 18 year old high school student was arrested in February, in her home, and taken away in handcuffs.
If the victim is under fifteen, the punishment is up to seven years in prison, but still older men/women decide to have sex with young girls/boys.
Parents are starting to become even more concerned about there children’s safety and every week the New York attorney’s receive a calls from angered parents.
A relationship is more influenced by shared bonds, such as culture and maturity, than by age, because age has limited influence on the intellectual and emotional aspects of a romantic connection.
An 18 year-old high schooler dating a 16 year-old is someone who still lives at home, and is part of the same culture as their partner.