Houston, TX asked in Estate Planning and Criminal Law for Texas

Q: HI 17 I LIVE N TEXAS MY BF 29 N ALSO IM PREGNANT....WILL HE BE N TROUBLE

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Benson Varghese
Benson Varghese
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Fort Worth, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: The legal age of consent in Texas is 17. Depending on your age at the time you give birth, there may be an issue if you became pregnant before you were 17. There are exceptions to this rule so if you foresee and issue, you may speak to a criminal defense attorney in your jurisdiction. You can also learn more about the age of consent in Texas here: https://www.versustexas.com/criminal/age-consent-child-sex-crimes-texas/

Tammy Lyn Wincott
Tammy Lyn Wincott
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  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: Your question should be asked in the criminal and/or family law section not estate planning.

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