20 year old dating 16 year old legal

13A-6-62 (a) A person commits the crime of rape in the second degree if: ...

(1) Being 16 years old or older, he or she engages in sexual intercourse with a member of the opposite sex less than 16 and more than 12 years old; provided, however, the actor is at least two years older than the member of the opposite sex.

13A-6-67 : (a) A person commits the crime of sexual abuse in the second degree if: ...

(2) He, being 19 years old or older, subjects another person to sexual intercourse who is less than 16 years old, but more than 12 years old.

When you're 25, you can date a 19-and-a-half-year-old.

So there you are in the working world for the last three years, and now you can date sophomores in college. You have been out in the business world for eight years, and you want to be dating a girl fresh out of college?

It's because of this urban legend that has gone around forever.

Based upon this rule, the only time that a man can date a woman his own age is when he's 14 years old (because half of 14 is seven, and seven plus seven is 14).

You can go back to attending frat parties and having people throw up on you. Do you really want to date someone who hasn't actually had a real job yet and is still going out and drinking like a college student?

When you're 35, you can date a 24-and-a-half-year-old woman.

In the United States, the age of consent is the minimum age at which an individual is considered legally old enough to consent to participation in sexual activity.

Individuals aged 15 or younger in Alabama are not legally able to consent to sexual activity, and such activity may result in prosecution for statutory rape.

(b) As used in this section, sex act means sexual intercourse with any penetration, however slight; emission is not required.