Can a 15 year old date an 18 year old in Idaho?
In Idaho, sex with a female who is under 16 is always a crime. This means that even if a male is 16 and the female is 15, and they have sexual intercourse, the male is committing a felony. As listed above, if a male is 18 and a female is 16 or 17, the intercourse would technically be lawful.
Can a 16 and 18 year old date in Idaho?
Yes, a person may engage in consensual sexual acts with a person that is 16 or 17 years of age provided that the person is less than 3 years older than the minor. Idaho Statutes §§ 18-6101(2).
Can an 18 year old date a 16 year old?
No this is not illegal. Simply dating a person over age 18 is not illegal. It can become illegal for a person who is 18 once sex is involved.
Can a 20 year old date a 16 year old in Idaho?
The change to state law would allow consensual penetration between 16-year-old girls and boys up to age 19, and 17-year-old girls and boys up to age 20. Sexual acts with children under 16 are punishable by lewd conduct laws. Currently, only men can be prosecuted under Idahos rape laws.