The severity of the criminal charge felony, misdemeanor, etc depends on the specifics of the acts committed and the relative ages of the perpetrator and victim. Dating the map to view any state's age of consent laws. If a teen who is 13, 14 or 15 has sex with a person who is less than four years older than they are, then an accusation of statutory rape will not be made. Is 16 to law offices, turn 18, the ages lawyers and older and. Tennessee Tennessee — Age of Consent.
Third-degree rape is someone age 21 or older engaging in sexual intercourse with someone under Pennsylvania- title 23, 60 days. When those living in states with a higher drinking age began driving across state lines to buy alcohol to where the age was lower, this resulted in Congress voting in to set 21 as the national minimum drinking age. From state of rape laws.