The statutory rape laws vary greatly from state to state, with more than half of the states setting the legal age of consent at 16 (other states range from 14 to 18) for the most part, there is no single age at which a person can consent to sexual activity. An overview of minors’ consent law background the legal ability of minors to consent to a range of sensitive health care services—including sexual and reproductive health care, mental health services and alcohol and drug abuse treatment—has expanded dramatically over the past 30 years.
Tennessee law welcome to the tennessee law section of findlaw's state law collection this section contains user-friendly summaries of tennessee laws as well as citations or links to relevant sections of tennessee's official online statutes. A current or previous dating or marital relationship shall not be sufficient to constitute consent where consent is at issue in a prosecution under section 261, 262, 286, 288a, or 289. Laws for dating a minor in tennessee would it be legal for a 15 year old girl to date a 19 year old guy this question is purely asking for laws going towards dating minors in tennessee, i understand some people don't believe it's morally okay, but not what i'm asking for.
C class a misdemeanor: lack of adherence to restriction of consent with regard to a minor tennessee marijuana laws within the state of tennessee, the possession of marijuana - or cannabis products – as well as the acts of growing or distributing marijuana without the expressed permission of the tennessee state government is a punishable.
Tennessee dating law 39-13-506 statutory rapestatute text (a) statutory rape is sexual penetration of a victim by the defendant or of the defendant by the victim when the victim is at least thirteen (13) but less than eighteen (18) years of age and the defendant is at least four (4) years older than the victim. In tennessee, it is illegal for an adult (someone 18 or older) to have sex with a minor (someone younger than 18), even if the sex is consensual those who break the law have committed statutory rape.