Indiana laws minors dating adults
What seems like a high school romance can lead to a felony conviction and having to register as a sexual offender.And having nude pictures of a minor is technically possessing child porn.Those who register must tell authorities where they live, work and go to school and what vehicle they drive.Some parents and attorneys say the consequences should be less severe for a young adult who has a consensual sexual relationship with a minor.Note: This list contains only a few of the laws and regulations that a server or permittee should be familiar with before serving alcoholic beverages.It is not intended as a substitute for a server training program given by an Excise Police Officer.Benda pleaded guilty to the charge in November 2012. The charge was dismissed in July 2014 after he successfully completed two years of probation.
A college already rejected his son because of his conviction, he said.“It just angers me that our society considers him in the same breadth as a pedophile,” said James Benda, of Burnsville.“It just doesn’t seem fathomable to me.” CRIME AND PUNISHMENT Weeks after George Knowlton started his senior year last fall at Simley High School in Inver Grove Heights, the 18-year-old athlete and honor-roll student was charged with felony third-degree criminal sexual conduct for having consensual sex with his 14-year-old girlfriend.He was ordered to 30 hours of community work service and three days in jail.Attempts to reach Knowlton for comment were unsuccessful. Yang, 19, who is pursuing a law degree at Briar Cliff University in Iowa, said it wasn’t fair for his former friend to be charged with a felony for a consensual, long-term relationship.