Is Alabama a common law property state?
Is Alabama a community property state? Alabama is NOT a community property state, which means that marital property is not automatically divided 50/50 between the spouses in a divorce case.
How many times can you be married in the state of Alabama?
There is no limit on the number of times a person can get married, as long as the person is only married to one person at a time. The person would have to divorce the prior spouse before getting a valid marriage to another person.
What is the legal marriage age in Alabama?
Can a 17 and 21 year old date?
Shouse Law Group » California Blog » Criminal Defense » Can a 21 year old date a 17 year old in California? Yes, so long as the relationship is not sexual. If they have sexual intercourse, the 21-year-old can face criminal charges for statutory rape if they are not married.
What is considered a minor in Alabama?
Individuals who have not attained the age of majority are termed minors. Under Alabama law, a minor is a person younger than 18 years old, unless such a person has been emancipated.
Is it legal to date a 18 when your 17?
California – The age of consent in California is 18. It is illegal for anyone to engage in sexual intercourse with a minor (someone under the age of 18), unless they are that person’s spouse. California employs a tiered system where the greater the difference in age, the greater the penalty.
Can a 18 year old legally date a 30 year old?
What is the “age of consent” in California? 18 years of age. Under California law, a person must be at least 18 years of age in order legally to have sex with another person to whom he or she is not married.
Is an 18 year old dating a 15 year old wrong?
There’s not really anything illegal about the 18 year old ‘dating’ a 15 year old. However, it gets to be a legal problem if ‘dating’ means ‘having sexual relations. ‘ If you are having sex with this 18 year old guy, then he is committing a felony offense that could make him a sex offender.
Can a 17 and 20 year old date?
It is not illegal to date a minor (person under 18 years old), but it is illegal to have sexual relations with a minor. So you can date, but the safest approach is to wait for any sexual contact until the 17 year old is 18.
Is it weird for a 20 year old to date a 18 year old?
If both parties are adults, and both parties are good with it, it’s no one else’s business to judge the relationship, or to say it’s “weird”. From my perspective, not only is this particular case not weird, it’s absolutely, totally normal, and there are probably millions of such relationships.
Is it weird for a 17 to date a 15?
A 17 year old dating a 15 year old, however, isn’t illegal, but it’s really frowned upon. 17 is weird. 18 is a felony.
Is flirting with a minor illegal?
No. It is a crime called contributing to the delinquency of a minor. It can put the person in jail and on the sex offender registry.
Is it bad for a 18 year old to date a 16?
Yes, if you just date, however having sex them someone 16 will be a criminal violation.
Can someone over 18 sleep with someone under 18?
There aren’t any laws around being in a non-sexual relationship where one person is under 18 and the other over. Once you turn 16 it’s not illegal for someone to have sex with you no matter how old they are.
Can you date a 14 year old if your 18?
If you are 18 and she is 14, you could be arrested and charged with serious sex crimes, even if you don’t actually have sex. Even kissing a 14-year-old can be charged as a felony in California. That’s the kind of crime that can stick with you for life.