Question: Can a 17 year old date a 25 year old in Illinois?

Is it okay for a 17-year-old to date a 25 year old?

There is absolutely no illegality when a 25-year-old dates a 17-year-old.

Can a 17-year-old date a 24 year old in Illinois?

If the person engaging in sex with a minor is less than 3 years older or younger than the minor, then they are guilty of a misdemeanor. It is illegal for anyone over the age of 24 to have sex with anyone under the age of 18, unless they are married. Illinois – The age of consent in Illinois is 17.

When can you date a 17-year-old Illinois?

Illinois statutory rape law is violated when a person has consensual sexual intercourse with an individual under age 17. However, if the offender is in a position of authority or trust over the victim, the age of consent is raised to 18. Illinois does not have a close-in-age exemption.

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