Florida dating age law
Lastly, the new law only applies to minors and teenagers who are 18 and are caught sexting with a minor can still be charged under the State’s child pornography laws, and the law only covers nude images, images of minors engaged in sexual conduct or sexual excitement are not covered and minors can still be charged under the State’s child pornography laws if such images are possessed, distributed or created.
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Although roughly a third of the states permit health care providers to inform a minor's parents that their child is seeking STI-related services, none require it.
Effective October 1, 2011, a minor who is caught sending, creating or possessing a nude image of a minor will be charged with a non-criminal violation under Florida law.
Every state in the country allows minors to consent to STI testing and care without parental approval, although a number of these set an age threshold for the right to consent without parental involvement.
In these states, the minimum age ranges from 12 to 14 years of age.
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