Dating someone under age
The age of consent is raised to eighteen (18) when the child is a student and his/her sex partner is a teacher, coach or employee at his/her school.
Note that Nevada's age of consent laws apply not just to intercourse but to all types of sexual conduct involving penetration.
The reasoning behind these laws is that minors do not possess the intellectual nor emotional capacity to consent to sex.
Prosecutors press charges for the Nevada crime of statutory rape (also called "statutory sexual seduction") when they suspect and adult of age eighteen or older has had sex with someone below the age of consent.
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.
Statutory rape is probably–no, definitely–the most controversial topic for you, our readers.
For example, California, Maryland, Missouri, Nevada, and New York reserve their harshest statutory rape penalty for offenders who are age 21 or older.(1) If the minor is under age 15, five years in prison; (2) if the offender is at least age 18 or is tried as an adult and the minor was age 12 or younger, life in prison and the offender is ineligible for release until serving 35 years; (3) if the offender is at least 18 or tried as an adult and the victim is age 12, 13, or 14, the presumptive sentence is 20 years; or (4) if the minor is at least age 15, it is punishable by one year in prison Sexual assault to knowingly inflicts sexual intrusion or sexual penetration on a victim (1) under age 15 if the actor is at least four years older or (2) at least 15 years old but less than 17 years old and the actor is at least 10 years older.
Every time we write about it we get a ton of comments claiming that we’re being unfair, that we don’t believe in true love and that we’re old fuddy duddies who aren’t getting any.No child in Nevada can legally consent to have sex unless he/she is sixteen years old.And if the child is a student and the sexual partner is the child's teacher or coach, the age of consent is raised to eighteen.The combined sentence and special parole must equal at least 10 years(1) Fixed term of 10 years with up to 10 years added or four subtracted for aggravating and mitigating circumstances or (2) if the offender actor is at least age 21, a fixed term of 30 years, with up to 20 years added or 10 subtracted.Felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile is sexual intercourse with consent between (1) someone age 19 or older and someone between age 12 and 17 or (2) someone age 17 or older and someone between age 12 and 15.