They also reportedly vacationed in Punta Mita, Mexico together earlier this month.Disick was rumored to be dating model Lina Sandberg back in January.While the general age of consent is now set between 16 and 18 in all U. states, the age of consent has widely varied across the country in the past.In 1880, the age of consent was set at 10 or 12 in most states, with the exception of Delaware where it was 7.But if I was even one minute late, I had a month-long curfew — of 10 PM! Liva, 22, Santa Barbara: The midnight curfew is reasonable, however your bedroom rule is unreasonable for a 17-year-old. Dear Redding: A parent’s best tools are being fair, creating space for honest communication, and making rules that net desired results. — Lauren More from Lauren Forcella: The trouble with allowing older teens to have significant others in non-remote bedrooms, even with the door open (the only safe way to allow it), is that they might never be seen again.(I was usually home early.) I was allowed to stay over at my boyfriend’s house and he at mine, using guest rooms. With most bedrooms today furnished like virtual entertainment clubs, there is little motivation to emerge and interact with the “less interesting” human beings in the other parts of the household.Such partners could not be prosecuted under statutory rape laws, but may be liable for other offenses, even when the sexual activity is consensual.
Plus, her boyfriend has mentioned his older brother and friend drinking there. — Concerned parent in Redding Katelyn, 17, Huntington Beach: You’re doing the right thing. Elise, 20, Rexburg, Idaho: Your rules are completely acceptable. Start giving more responsibility, for instance, a slightly later curfew. Savannah, 18, Folsom: Whatever they might do in her room they are going to do elsewhere anyway.Depending on the jurisdiction, legal age of consent ranges from 16 to 18 years old.In some places, civil and criminal laws within the same state conflict with each other.In the United States, age of consent laws regarding sexual activity are made at the state level.There are several federal statutes related to protecting minors from sexual predators, but laws regarding specific age requirements for sexual consent are left to individual states, territories, and the District of Columbia.§ 3123 Involuntary deviate sexual intercourse (7) who is less than 16 years of age and the person is four or more years older than the complainant and the complainant and person are not married to each other.