The most common age of consent is 16,  which is a common age of consent in most other Western countries.
One or more of these charges may be used to prosecute violations of the Colorado Age of Consent, as statutory rape or the Colorado equivalent of that charge.
That statute was repealed in and re-codified as Sectionwhich provides, in pertinent part as follows:.
Whoever has sexual intercourse with a child who is not the defendant's spouse and who has attained the age of 16 years is guilty of a Class A misdemeanor.
The age of consent in Mississippi is
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If the victim is under the age of 17 subject to a three-year close-in-age exceptionthen underage sexual conduct can also be prosecuted without requiring proof of inducement under section
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Sex is the minor of these differences.
The sexual assault statutes were modified again in
This is not a close-in-age exception though, but merely a defense in court.