Choose Your Legal Category: Family. Hangman Moon Nut Raccoon. However, penalties for criminal inducement are less severe when compared to similar laws of other states. Since arriving, Ken has worked with a wide assortment of talented lawyers, paralegals, and law students to grow LegalMatch's Law Library into a comprehensive source of legal information, written in a way that is accessible to everyone.
The age of consent is raised to 18 if the victim is ""of a chaste life"" and the offender induces them to have sexual intercourse. Archived from the original on
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Islands and Peninsulas of Massachusetts. Under Massachusetts state laws, the standard for the age of consent is even higher when one partner maintains a position of power over the other partner, such as an employer, a teacher, or a member of the clergy. Some, such as the medicine man, Tantamousescaped Deer Island only to be recaptured later.
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This may seem illogical since the 13 year old has also had sex with a minor and because these laws are intended to protect children which includes the 15 year old. Please choose a category from the list. Whoever for sexual character and by force, intimidation or deceit abducts or retains a person shall be punished by imprisonment of four 4 to six 6 years.
For children prosecution only takes place upon a "complaint" by the minor, his parents, teacher, or the guardianship board. Retrieved 20 August When is a child not a child? The senior claimed that they fooled around but never had sex and the jury ultimately ruled that statutory rape but not forcible rape had been committed.
Traditionally, estupro applied only to acts committed with a girl, and required "chastity" or "honesty" of the girl.
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