While Benda does not have a criminal record in Minnesota, the charges still show up in public records. In a hotel room two years ago after prom, Samuel J.
Benda didn’t question his 17-year-old girlfriend when she took a naked picture of herself in the mirror on his cellphone. “I didn’t think.” Now, her former boyfriend is facing serious consequences.
(d) Any person over the age of 21 years who engages in an act of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor who is under 16 years of age is guilty of either a misdemeanor or a felony, and shall be punished by imprisonment in a county jail not exceeding one year, or by imprisonment in the state prison for two, three, or four years.
(e) (1) Notwithstanding any other provision of this section, an adult who engages in an act of sexual intercourse with a minor in violation of this section may be liable for civil penalties in the following amounts: (A) An adult who engages in an act of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor less than two years younger than the adult is liable for a civil penalty not to exceed two thousand dollars (,000).
He and his family are worried that if my parents call the police that he can be charged for sexual assualt and/or what not and have to register as a sex offender.
So what I would like to know is if our relationship is illegall by any circumstance??? (1) A person is guilty of criminal sexual conduct in the fourth degree if he or she engages in sexual contact with another person and if any of the following circumstances exist: (a) That other person is at least 13 years of age but less than 16 years of age, and the actor is 5 or more years older than that other person.
(B) An adult who engages in an act of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor at least two years younger than the adult is liable for a civil penalty not to exceed five thousand dollars (,000).
Once the conditions are satisfied, a judge will clear the defendant of the charges and dismiss the case.Just to cover all the bases: 750.520e Criminal sexual conduct in the fourth degree; misdemeanor. So, as far as Michigan is concerned, with the age of consent being 16 and your boyfriend being less than 5 years older than you, legally he cannot be punished for your relationship.HOWEVER, until you reach the age of majority, 18, your parents CAN dictate with whom you spend your time. This means that even if you are the one who initiates contact, charges can be filed against him for breaking the restraining order. NOW GO TO BED (I am a mom after all, it was required that I say that!In Ohio, the "age of consent" is generally 16, meaning anyone 16 or older can grant consent to sexual activity with a person of any age.While the Ohio statute states the age of consent is 16, that only applies in situations where the couple is not married.