Houston, TX asked in Criminal Law for Texas

Q: I'm 16 yrs old and im pregnant the father of my baby is 22 yrs old will there be any problem with the law ?

Both our parents agreed to our relationship .

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Herman Martinez
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Herman Martinez
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Houston, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: Yes, he should hire or at the very least consult with a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible.

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Paul Saputo Jr.
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Dallas, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: The applicable Texas criminal laws include Indecency with a Child, Sexual Assault and Sexual Performance by a Child. Based on your description, it seems that there may be a violation of all three.

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