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If you are under the age of 16 and you are having a sexual relationship with someone four or more years older than you, they can be charged with felonies.

If you are 16 years old or older but less than 18 years old, and you are having a sexual relationship with someone over the age of 18, they may be charged with the corruption of minors or unlawful contact with a minor, even if it was consensual.

If you are age 13 or younger you cannot legally consent to having sex and if your partner is age 13 or older they can be charged with sex offenses.

The statute of limitations is very long for sexual assault, so even if the assault occurred a year or more ago, it can still be reported. For example, if you were sexually assaulted when you were 16 years old and you are now 25, it can still be reported.