In Georgia, the age of consent is 16-years old. Therefore, a 16-year-old is a consenting adult in the eyes of Georgia law and can engage in sexual activity. However, believing that someone is 16-years-old is not the same as them being 16-years-old. Sex crime accusations can have devastating effects on your future.
Can a 20 year old date a 16 year old in Georgia?
3 attorney answers The age of consent in Georgia is 16, but under OCGA 16-6-18, sex between unmarried persons in this state is illegal.
Can a 16 year old date a 21 year old in Ga?
Dating Laws in Georgia Consensual dating between adults and minors is not a valid defense for statutory rape in Georgia. Regardless of a consensual relationship, sexual intercourse with a person under the age of 16 in Georgia is statutory rape (unless the parties are married).