I don't even understand why this 16 year old's parents object to a three year difference.Good Luck Honey Combs, I'm sure everything will turn out ok.

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There is a reason why we read posts in their entirety before we respond to them... but I have to say, the bolded has me a bit concerned about you, because this is a similiar argument that NAMBLA uses to defend what they do/believe in.

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Thus, many jurisdictions prohibit allowing a juvenile to be tried as an adult under this law (most jurisdictions have separate provisions for child molestation or forcible rape which can be applied to juveniles and for which a minor can be tried as an adult).

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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.

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Carl A Retired Nor Cal Cop Sergeant "Make mine a double mocha ... " Seek justice, Love mercy, Walk humbly with your God -- Courageous, by Casting Crowns ... One last thing thats just an opinion, and has little to do with helping your problem.