I've been reading into this and some people say it's completely illegal. Individuals aged 15 or younger in Georgia are not legally able to consent to sexual activity, and such activity may result in prosecution for statutory rape. The Wilson case involves a year-old in consensual oral sex with a year-old girl. Statutory Rape in Georgia. First, how old is the adult and how old is the minor? The law responded to situations in which students over the age of 16 engaged in consensual sex with adult employees or agents of the school.
If you suspect that your child is sexually involved with someone under the age of 18, talk to your child about the potential consequences and seek the advice of an attorney who is familiar with the laws in your state.
In Georgia, there are other crimes besides statutory rape that are related to age of consent and child abuse. For example, even if a year-old girl looked like and said that she was older than 16 years old, that would not provide a defense to statutory rape. Because there is no such "Romeo and Juliet law" in Georgia, it is possible for two individuals both under the age of 16 who willingly engage in intercourse to both be prosecuted for statutory rapealthough this is rare. The following are just a few examples of Romeo and Juliet laws currently in place in the United States: While no closing in age exemptions exist in Georgia, in the event the offender is under age 19 and the victim is no more than 4 decades younger, the crime is classified as a misdemeanor as opposed to a felony.