What charges can a 26 yr old male get for having sex with a 17 yr old girl in PA?

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What charges can a 26 yr old male get for having sex with a 17 yr old girl in PA?

A married man with a kid over the age of 21
having sex with a 17 yr old in Pennsylvania,

Asked on August 14, 2016 under Criminal Law, Pennsylvania

Answers:

M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 4 years ago | Contributor

The age of consent in PA is 16. This means that a 17 year old can legally give their consent for engaging in sexaul relations with another consenting adult.


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