But if you are 16 or 17 years old, it is a serious crime for a person who is in position of care or authority over you (eg.teacher, a counseller, a sports coach etc) to have sex with you and the carer/supervisor can be charged.
We advised Maddy that she is under the general age of consent for sex in New South Wales (the ages of consent in New South Wales and apply equally to straight, gay, lesbian, bisexual sex and to people of all genders).
Bennett, a senior in college, and Thompson, a junior in high school, didn’t think about dating each other when they first met.
“I remember that we were paired up as study buddies for the eight-week session.
Me and my ex had to break up because of our age but we still love each other and still hang out.
I wanna know what you guys think about the difference.