However, 16 is not the lowest age at which a person can legally consent – a 15-year-old can legally consent to sexual relations with an 17-year-old under Statutory Sexual Assault laws.
And, even though a 15-year-old can legally consent to intercourse with an 17-year-old under said laws, he or she cannot consent to being photographed in a sexually explicit manner.
This constitutes rape, a felony of the first degree.
Below you will find Pennsylvania's statutes (laws) that dictate when various forms of sexual conduct are legal.
It was ultimately the right call, I felt, and experts seem to agree.
The truth is that age is not just a number, says Seth Meyers, Ph.
It's surprising how much incorrect information exists in the internet regarding PA's age of consent.