What can a 17 years old boy charge with if he had sex with a 14 years old girl in GA?
I have a question about Georgia law. What can they charged a 17 years old boy who has se with a 14 years old boy? Can the crime be a felony, or misdemeanor?What would be the minimum punishment.
- wizjpLv 79 years agoFavorite Answer
*** CODE SECTION *** 12/03/01
(a) A person commits the offense of statutory rape when he or she
engages in sexual intercourse with any person under the age of 16
years and not his or her spouse, provided that no conviction shall
be had for this offense on the unsupported testimony of the victim.
(b) A person convicted of the offense of statutory rape shall be
punished by imprisonment for not less than one nor more than 20
years; provided, however, that if the person so convicted is 21
years of age or older, such person shall be punished by imprisonment
for not less than ten nor more than 20 years; provided, further,
that if the victim is 14 or 15 years of age and the person so
convicted is no more than three years older than the victim, such
person shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.
- Tundra RobLv 79 years ago
According to the Criminal Code of Georgia, if a 17 year old has sex with a 14 year old, then he is guilty of statutory rape. Since he is less than four years older than the victim it is a misdemeanour crime, not a felony..Source(s): Criminal Code of Georgia 16.6.3 subsection (c)..
- Anonymous9 years ago
fourteen? that's a twenty year prison sentence.