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Just Now This is because New York has a marital exemption to the state's statutory rape laws. However, if Tony were to rape Jen (force her to have sex against her will), he would have no protection under the law even if the two are married. When both parties …

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(713) 222-67672 hours ago Romeo and Juliet laws were enacted to protect young people who are understood to have a consensual relationship, but where one or both persons may be under that state’s age of consent. To speak with an experienced criminal defense attorney about your case, contact The Law Offices of Ned Barnett. Contact us today at (713) 222-6767.

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5 hours ago Romeo and Juliet laws apply to you if you live in one of the abovementioned states and are in a relationship with someone below the age of consent according to your local state laws. You may or may not be under the age of consent yourself, and your age difference with your partner is within the specified age range listed in your state’s Romeo and Juliet law.

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8 hours ago Does New York State have any "Romeo and Juliet" laws that allow for a minor to consent to sex? 16 year old female consents to sex with 18 year old boyfriend. Sexual intercourse only happens after 16 year old truly agrees and expresses desire for intercourse.

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Just Now Romeo and Juliet laws address the issue of consensual sex between teens and young adults. Historically, these young adults could be charged with statutory rape when engaging in a relationship or sexual relations with someone who is technically under the age of consent.Romeo and Juliet laws typically reduce or eliminate the statutory rape penalty in many cases, though the laws

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1 hours ago Mississippi. Age of Consent: 17. In Mississippi, the Romeo and Juliet law decriminalized sexual intercourse between those ages 14 to 17 with less than three years’ age difference and those under 14 with less than two years’ age difference, and they also have the marital exception. They classify statutory rape as: Statutory rape: This includes when sexual intercourse occurs between a

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8 hours ago Most of us are at least somewhat familiar with Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, but in 2004, Romeo and Juliet gained a whole new meaning to some being accused of a sex offense in Michigan. Referred to as the Romeo and Juliet Law, this law protects the rights of those teens convicted of having consensual sex with someone else under the age of 16.

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5 hours ago Example of a state statute ( Florida) dealing with Romeo & Juliet Law. The Florida Romeo & Juliet Law passed in 2007 is designed to protect individuals from the sex offender list. The victim in the case must be between 14 and 17, a willing participant in the sexual activity and no more than four years younger than the offender.

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5 hours ago Romeo and Juliet Laws My question involves criminal law for the state of: Texas I am 17 years of age (6/11/91) and my girlfriend is 15 years of age and turns 16 on September 19th. I believe I understand the requirments for the Romeo and Juliete Laws in Texas, she is within 3 years, I havent been regestered as a sex offender, and she over the 14

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6 hours ago Penalties for statutory rape may be reduced, if the state has a Romeo and Juliet law, and the specified conditions are met. Florida Romeo and Juliet Laws. Romeo Romeo and Juliet laws are clauses built into statutory rape laws in some states. Law 4 days ago Romeo and Juliet. Criminal sexual act- …

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8 hours ago New Jersey’s own Romeo and Juliet law falls under the first category. In particular, New Jersey’s law states that an accused is guilty of sexual assault if sexual intercourse occurs with an alleged victim who is at least 13-years-old, but younger than 16-years-old, and the accused is “at least four years older” than the alleged victim.

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Just Now Bear in mind that age of consent laws vary significantly from state to state. If you travel to, say, California, any act occurring within that state would be treated according to California law. Some states, including California, have no Romeo and Juliet exception and set the age of consent at 18.

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3 hours ago The Romeo and Juliet Law in Michigan reduces the penalty for young people that are no more than 4 years older than their sex partner. For example, if an 18 year old engaged into sexual activity with a 14 year old, no names will go to the sex offender list. However, if the 18 year old is proven to be 19 years of age, their names could end up on

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2 hours ago Texas Penal Code 22.021 establishes the “Romeo and Juliet” law that handles these situations. The law states that anyone between the ages of 14 and 17 can legally give consent with someone within three years of their age, so long as the other party is at least 14 and gives his or her consent. This code means that an 18-year-old and 15-year

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8 hours ago Answer (1 of 4): Primarily because they’re an awful idea, predicated upon the idea that a person can (a) be under the age of consent, but (b) somehow consent. A “Romeo and Julietlaw allows for a person who is above the age of consent to have sex with a child below the age of consent, but for t

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7 hours ago Romeo and Juliet Law New York. In states like New York, where the age of consent is 17, as soon as someone hits that magic number they can freely consent to have sex with any other partner of legal age.

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6 hours ago The law does not make sex with a minor legal; it simply stops the accused person from having to register as a sex offender. However, dating age of age dating or have sexual intercourse with. Are not specifically define the age law in colorado legal age difference in colorado is it illegal in Statutory rape laws on nov 19th, legal rights and

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1 hours ago In Texas, that legal age of consent is 17. According to Texas law, a person under the age of 17 isn't considered mature enough to have the proper judgment to consent legally to sexual relations. Any person who has sex with a minor, even if it's considered consensual, commits statutory rape — unless Romeo and Juliet law provides exceptions.

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5 hours ago A Romeo and Juliet law, which some states have, carves out a “close-in-age” exception to the general rule that you cannot have sex with a minor below the age of consent. But the guidelines are very specific. Texas, for example, has a Romeo and Juliet law. It states that a person: between the ages of 14 and 17 can consent,

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2 hours ago A Romeo and Juliet law in Minnesota is a law intended to prevent young people who are involved in a consensual sexual relationship from running afoul of statutory rape laws.. Romeo and Juliet laws prevent behavior between people who are close in age from being considered statutory rape when one of the two members of the couple is under the age of consent.

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3 hours ago Eligibility Under the Romeo and Juliet Law. Under Florida Statute 943.04354, a person’s case must meet the following requirements to be eligible to petition for removal from the sex offender registration laws: The conviction was for: Sexual Battery (F.S. 794.011), or; A …

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3 hours ago While many states have statutory rape laws, they have exceptions that apply very broadly to common teenage sexual behavior. Specifically, most states have some sort of Romeo and Juliet law, where if the underage persons involved in sexual behavior are within a …

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4 hours ago Examine Florida's "Romeo and Juliet" Law Page 3 ages 16-17, s. 794.05, F.S., provides an age-gap provision that allows a 16 or 17 year-old to legally consent to sexual conduct with a person 16-23 years of age. 14 The fact that an offender may not have known the age of the

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3 hours ago Essentially, the Texas Romeo and Juliet law exempts teenagers and young adults who engage in sexual relations with teens under the age of consent from being classified as sex offenders. The accusation of having sexual relations with a minor is a serious matter. Your rights, future, and freedom are at stake.

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4 hours ago In the story of Romeo and Juliet, two teen lovers had a tragic ending to their romance. The law was created to help deal with the situation where young citizens that are typically of high school age that participate a consensual sexual act from being treated as sexual offenders or sexual predators.The Indiana Romeo and Juliet Law addresses the following questions:

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Just Now Those who break this law have committed the crime of statutory rape. However, Florida has what is called a “Romeo & Julietlaw which removes the requirement of registry as a sex offender or sexual predator in certain situations. The Romeo & Juliet Law applies when the following criteria is met: The victim is between the ages of 14 and 17

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Just Now Yes. Normally the age of consent in Nevada is 16 years old. But under the state’s Romeo & Juliet law, minors age 14 and 15 may have consensual sex with fellow teens less than four years older than them. If the age difference is four years or greater, then the older sex partner faces criminal charges for statutory rape, called statutory sexual seduction (NRS 200.368).

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Just Now We Need "Romeo and Juliet" Laws in ALL states. 108 likes. The issue is not to claim innocence. Underage sex is illegal. The issue is to make the punishment fit the 'crime'. We should not be

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3 hours ago Because there is no such "Romeo and Juliet law" in Louisiana, it is possible for two individuals both under the age of 17 who willingly engage in intercourse to both be prosecuted for statutory rape , although this is rare.Similarly, no protections are reserved for sexual relations in which one participant is

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9 hours ago Dropping the statutory rape charges, Eliminating mandatory sex-offender registration, Reducing the charge from a felony to a misdemeanor offense, Reducing the penalties applied for a statutory rape conviction, and. Allowing the defendant to seek an expungement. The effect of a Romeo and Juliet law varies from state to state.

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7 hours ago The Romeo and Juliet law allows consensual sex between underage couples who are less than two years apart in age. It applies when these minors are 15, 16, or 17 years old. Therefore, if a 15-year-old engages in consensual sexual intercourse with their 17-year-old partner, the Romeo and Juliet law protects them.

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8 hours ago Answer (1 of 2): The legal age of consent to have sexual intercourse in Arizona is 18. Arizona’s “Romeo and Juliet” defense to a charge of statutory rape applies when the victim is 15, 16, or 17 years old, and the defendant is: * Under 19 years of age or still attending high school, AND * No

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4 hours ago Because criminal sodomy is a sexually violent crime under state law, violators must register as sex offenders. Most states have some kind of "Romeo and Juliet" law, legal experts say, but most of those statutes are neutral on the issue of sexual orientation. Only Kansas and Texas have laws that treat gay teens different from straight teens.

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1 hours ago In 2007 the age of consent, “Romeo and Juliet law in Florida” was created to help deal with the situation where young citizens – typically of high school age that had consensual sexual act from being treated as sexual offenders or sexual predators.. Because of the negative impact on the lives of these young teens, Section 943.04354, F.S., provides defendants with an opportunity to

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3 hours ago These laws recognize that teenagers who may be separated in age by a few years may still be in love and engage in consensual sex. California does not have a Romeo and Juliet law. In California, the age of consent is set at 18 years old and sexual intercourse …

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1 hours ago Romeo And Juliet Laws In Texas. Although many states currently have so-called “Romeo and Juliet” laws in place to protect teenagers that are close in age from the consequences of sex crime convictions, there is often much confusion as to how these law are applied when teens actually engage in consensual sexual relations – especially here in Texas.

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9 hours ago What are the Romeo and Juliet Laws. Romeo and Juliet laws apply to cases of statutory rape when both members engaging in consensual sexual intercourse are teenage (13-19). Romeo and Juliet laws generally stipulate a certain age gap between the older alleged offender and the younger alleged victim. The specific age gap varies from state to state.

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9 hours ago State and Juliet law also protects these teens from texas to register as sex offenders. Therefore, what might be considered statutory rape from one laws is instead considered legal given the nature of Texas' Laws and Juliet law. Laws law is so named after dating fictional young lovers in the classic William Shakespeare play "Romeo and Juliet.

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5 hours ago Re: Romeo and Juliet Laws in Texas. Your mom is responsible for you until you are 18. She can always report him to the police for encouraging you to be out of her control. Whether they call that contributing to the delinquency or custodial interference in your state, I don't know.

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1 hours ago Generally, a Romeo and Juliet law refers to the Shakespearean romance between youths of two warring factions. Their love was forbidden but they chose to be together regardless of the costs. Modern Romeo and Juliet laws criminalize sexual contact between youths with less serious penalties than full sexual battery and statutory rape laws.

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7 hours ago The Romeo and Juliet Law. We’re back to Shakespeare. This exception exists to protect two teenagers engaging in consensual sex when they are close in age, as Romeo and Juliet were. The Romeo and Juliet law allows consensual sex between a minor 14 or younger and a defendant 3 or fewer years older than that minor.

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8 hours ago (3) If a person provides to the Department of Law Enforcement a certified copy of the court’s order removing the requirement that the person register as a sexual offender or sexual predator for the violation of s. 794.011, s. 800.04, s. 827.071, or s. 847.0135(5), or a similar offense in another jurisdiction, the registration requirement will not apply to the person and the department shall

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What is the Romeo and Juliet law in NJ?

In the interest of recognizing that consensual sex between two teens should not be a crime, New Jersey has what is known as a Romeo and Juliet law, creating an exception to statutory rape for two young people who are close in age.

Can a young adult be charged with Romeo and Juliet?

Historically, these young adults could be charged with statutory rape when engaging in a relationship or sexual relations with someone who is technically under the age of consent. Romeo and Juliet laws typically reduce or eliminate the statutory rape penalty in many cases, though the laws vary by state.

Are there any exceptions to Texas Romeo and Juliet law?

One other exception under Texas law is that the three-year age gap rule also applies in cases of indecency with a child — though it only applies when the parties are of the opposite sex (male and female).

What is the Romeo and Juliet law in Indiana?

The Indiana Romeo and Juliet Law addresses the inequities of certain statutory rape cases especially those involving teenagers.

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