Quick Answer: Is A 12 Year Old Dating A 16 Year Old Wrong?

Is a 12 year old dating a 16 year old illegal?

yes, it is fine for a 12 year old to date a 16 year old as long as they don’t engage is any sexual activity until they are both at least 18 years old..

Is a 16 year old dating a 13 year old bad?

The question as phrased, the answer is ‘no. ‘ It is not legal. If the 16 year old engages in any sexual conduct with the 13 year old, they could face statutory rape charges and the parental consent assuming there was any would have no bearing…

Is a 15 year old dating a 12 year old wrong?

No, it is not illegal due to just your age difference. It only becomes illegal when there is sex involved, the person you are having sex with is under 16, and you would be either 1 )four years older but less than eight years older than the complainant…

Should a 12 year old have a boyfriend?

“There is no law about when you are old enough to have a girlfriend or boyfriend, unlike the age of consent. You need to know your child well, because some children may be ready for a relationship at 12 but another not until they are 17.”