18 You are considered a minor (someone who is not an adult) if you are under 18 years old.
This is a legal status that lawmakers created for your protection.
Assault in the 4th degree is a very common charge in cases of domestic violence.
All minors are allowed to get a prescription for birth control without a parent’s permission. 7.“An Overview of Minors’ Consent Laws, State Policies in Brief, The Alan Guttmacher Institute. 8.“Minors’ Access to STI Services,” State Policies in Brief, The Alan Guttmacher Institute.
Get familiar with these laws, so you and your partner know what is or isn’t legal in your state.
Keep in mind that the laws may be different depending on the type of sexual behavior—vaginal, anal or oral—and the gender of your partner.
Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text.
The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.