Oregon laws on dating a minor
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Most states do not refer specifically to statutory rape; instead they use designations such as sexual assault and sexual abuse to identify prohibited activity.
In the above scenario, if the girl were actually 15 but all the facts were still the same, the man could not raise the defense that he thought she was of age.
He would still face criminal prosecution for this sexual conduct.
Third-degree criminal sexual conduct is sexual penetration with (1) a victim under age 13 and an actor no more than 36 months older or (2) a victim age 13 to 16 and an actor more than 24 months older.
At Kroll & Johnson, we have helped many people charged with serious sex crimes and will do everything possible to achieve the best results for your case.An example would be a man who goes to a bar and meets a girl.Because she is in a bar and because she is drinking alcohol, this man would have reason to believe she was older than 18.3) Some local jurisdictions have their own laws about leaving kids on their own, anywhere, e.g.Portland’s City Code, which reads (as of this date): “14A.80.040 Unattended Minors in Vehicles.