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Also, if one of the parties in Connecticut is over 18, he or she cannot legally have sex with someone who is under the age of consent, regardless of the age difference between them.
For instance, a 10 year old and an 11 year old can legally consent to sex with each other.
Mueller has been published in the Indiana Law Journal, and her writing appears on legal websites such as Legal Zoom.
Sexual conduct between a student and a teacher, or a student-athlete and a coach, would fall into this category.Generally, illegal sexual conduct with a minor is a fourth-degree felony in Ohio.However, the difference in age plays a role in the severity of the sentence if an adult is accused of violating Ohio's age of consent law.For example, an 18-year-old high school senior might be dating a 15-year-old high school sophomore.While sexual conduct would still violate Ohio's age of consent law, it would only be considered a misdemeanor offense.