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Can my father press statutory rape charges if I’m 18?

I just turned 18 and my parents found out that I had sex with my boyfriend when I was 16 and he was 19. I am 18 now, but can they still press charges?


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    Evan Watson | Zeliff & Watson
    351-A Dahlonega Street
    Cumming, GA 30040
    (770) 887-3720
    16 is the age of consent in GA.
    Answer Applies to: Georgia - Replied: 6/4/2013
    Samuel Harrison | Harrison & Harrison
    P.O. Box 88
    Lawrenceville, GA 30046
    (770) 963-3421
    16 is the age of consent in Georgia, so a statutory rape charge will not be possible here. The worst they could do is try for a misdemeanor charge of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
    Answer Applies to: Georgia - Replied: 6/4/2013
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