In Arizona a person commits sexual conduct with a minor by intentionally or knowingly engaging in sexual intercourse or oral sexual contact with any person who is under eighteen years of age. (ARS § 13-1405 (A)).
Is it illegal to kiss a minor in America?
Kissing is not technically illegal. If there was some touching of her breasts or crotch or sexual acts that is definitely illegal.
Is there a Romeo and Juliet law in AZ?
While the Arizona age of consent is 18 years old, the law does have special rules for minors between the ages of 15 and 19 years old. Known as the Romeo and Juliet law, it allows for consensual sex between two young partners between the ages of 15 and 19, so long as they are not more than 2 years apart in age.
Can a 16 year old date a 13 year old in Arizona?
Under Arizona law, it is not illegal to date someone who is under the age of 18. However, it becomes a legal issue when engaging in sexual intercourse, sexual contact, or oral sex, even if the activity is consensual.
Can a 30 year-old sleep with a 17 year-old?
This means that its against the law for someone to have sex with someone under the age of 16. It wouldnt be illegal for someone whos 16 to have a relationship with someone who is 30 - unless that person is their teacher or in a position of authority. - feel equal, safe and trust one another.