(e) It is an affirmative defense to prosecution under Subsection (a)(2) that: (1) the actor was not more than three years older than the victim and at the time of the offense: (A) was not required under Chapter 62, Code of Criminal Procedure, to register for life as a sex offender; or (B) was not a person who under Chapter 62, Code of Criminal Procedure, had a reportable conviction or adjudication for an offense under this section; and (2) the victim: (A) was a child of 14 years of age or older; and (B) was not a person whom the actor was prohibited from marrying or purporting to marry or with whom the actor was prohibited from living under the appearance of being married under Section 25.01. An affirmative defense does not bar arrest and prosecution.
It is an issue that the defense must raise at trial.
People can believe what they want to believe, but the fact is that the Internet is exploding with whether or not a relationship between a 25-year-old dude and a teenage girl is okay.
We’ve touched this topic intrigued to do something that is seen as a little “bad? You don’t want to date dopey dudes your age who still think that fart jokes are the height of humor.
On a related matter, the physics/math/cs department is only a very small world where word goes arround very quickly.
Even though normally I care little what other people say, it would probably be somewhat inconvenient that people start saying that I was hitting on 18-19 year old girls. I dated a 34 year old for a few weeks when I was 18.
(a) A person commits an offense if the person: (2) intentionally or knowingly: (A) causes the penetration of the anus or sexual organ of a child by any means; (B) causes the penetration of the mouth of a child by the sexual organ of the actor; (C) causes the sexual organ of a child to contact or penetrate the mouth, anus, or sexual organ of another person, including the actor; (D) causes the anus of a child to contact the mouth, anus, or sexual organ of another person, including the actor; or (E) causes the mouth of a child to contact the anus or sexual organ of another person, including the actor. So performing any of the acitivties under (a)(2)(A)-(E) with anyone under 17 (and not your spouse) is illegal in Texas.However, I would recommend you consult with your attorney before choosing any course of conduct. The first couple of times we met we had a very spontaneous interaction. Just go with the flow and maybe the age difference won't even matter to you anymore. On a related matter, the physics/math/cs department is only a very small world where word goes arround very quickly.I have no interest in sitting here and saying that your heart palpitations for an older guy you might be dating aren’t real. But when we’re talking about a relationship between a teenager and an adult who is significantly older–yeah, not just some 16-year-old dating an 18-year-old–there is often something weirdly fraudulent about it.The man wanted for killing an 18-year-old girl in a shocking road rage attack in Pennsylvania on Wednesday has handed himself in to police.