Is it weird for a girl to date a younger guy?

Although the idea of a “cougar” who dates much younger men has a certain cultural cachet, being a woman in your twenties who simply chooses a partner who’s a bit younger is often viewed as weird, desperate, or deluded — basically, anything besides what it is, which is totally normal.

What if my boyfriend is 2 years younger than me?

It is absolutely okay to date a guys who’s 2 years younger than you… Such relationships have many pros as well. Due to your understanding towards him, he also tries to understand you, which is one of the most important basis of a relationship..

It is illegal for anyone to engage in sexual intercourse with a minor (someone under the age of 18), unless they are that person’s spouse. California employs a tiered system where the greater the difference in age, the greater the penalty.

Is 17 and 20 a bad age gap?

20 is an adult; 17 is not. Therefore, a 20 year old should not be dating a 17 year old. At this time in your life, 3 years makes a maturity and legal difference. If you are an adult dating an adult, 3 years is insignificant.

Is 17 and 15 a weird age gap?

Is 15 and 17 an acceptable age difference for dating? Your question is simple enough, but falls directly into a complicated territory. Two years age difference is negligible by most measurements. The trick is about the sex factor, and the fact that minors are protected by law, and with good reason.

Dating is not illegal. Sexual relations can be. If you are not 4 years older it is not “statutory” rape. But there is “coercion” that could be alleged now or later if she gets upset.

Is dating a 16 year old at 18 legal?

No this is not illegal. Simply dating a person over age 18 is not illegal. It can become illegal for a person who is 18 once sex is involved.

Can a 16 year old sleep with someone over 18?

There aren’t any laws around being in a non-sexual relationship where one person is under 18 and the other over. Once you turn 16 it’s not illegal for someone to have sex with you no matter how old they are.