Saturday, January 12, 2013
Can a 16 year old female and 20 year old male legally date in New York state?
I know a girl who is 16 years old and will be 17 in June and wants a relationship with a 20 year old male who has mutual feelings can he or she get into any legal trouble?
David’s answer: Merely dating isn't a crime. Having sexual relations before she turns 17 would be. -- David Bliven, Westchester Juvenile Delinquency attorney (www.blivenlaw.net)