16 18 year olds dating illegal
Our society should do more, rather than less, to support teenagers who have age-appropriate relationships, as research shows that social and parental acceptance of these relationships tends to lead to healthier teens.(These exemptions, by the way, should also be applied to child pornography laws, which are meant to keep adults from preying on minors but have been used by law enforcement to punish teens for sharing dirty pictures with each other.)In addition, all 50 states should have an all-out ban on marriage under 18, without exceptions. No one should get married who isn't old enough to drink at their own wedding.
So far the focus has largely been about what Republicans will do now that maintaining their Senate majority might depend on a man so noxious he was reportedly banned from a shopping mall for creeping on teen girls.
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Certainly, the only result of persecuting teenagers for their age-appropriate relationships is to drive those relationships underground, where kids will generally end up taking more risks with their health.
It's easy enough to write consent laws in such a way that age-appropriate relationships are protected.
It's high time to end this uncertainty about age of consent.