fit=800,495&ssl=1" /16: Under the Alaska age of consent laws, it is second degree sexual abuse for someone aged 16 or older to engage in sexual penetration with an individual who is a) at least 3 years younger and b) aged 13, 14 or 15 years old.18: In Arizona, statutory rape is consensual sexual or oral intercourse with an individual who is below Arizona’s age of consent.Additionally, a person under 17 can legally consent to sex with a person who is no more than 10 years older.16: Thus, instead of including force as a criminal element, theses crimes make it illegal for anyone to engage in sexual intercourse with anyone below a certain age, other than his spouse. Thus, if an adult has sex with a minor below the age of consent, the adult may be charged with statutory rape. The law suggests that those who are below Arizona’s age of consent, which is 18 years old, are unable to consent to sexual activity with an individual who is older than them.16: Any person under the age of consent is deemed to be mentally incapable of consenting to sex.Moreover, if the female is 16 or 17, and the male is 3 years older, that man has also committed rape.Under the Idaho system, if the victim is under 16, any sexual conduct will amount to lewd conduct.17: The 16 year old is below the legal age of consent.
There is not a legal definition for dating, as it is freedom of association.
Dating is not legislated in any state so there is no 'legal age' at which you can, or cannot, date.