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Laws to help prevent adults from having sex with minors need to exist.
Just where to draw the line when the sex is between two minors is hard to determine.
Being 18 years or older, the offender engages in sexual contact with a person under the age of 16.
Many States have age gap provisions that can be used as a defense or Romeo and Juliet laws but reform is still needed.
One reason reform is needed is because the laws are applied in a discriminatory manner based in part on "who you are". Alabama: Age of Consent: 16 Age Gap Provision: Yes* Rape in the first degree: Class A Felony If he or she is 16 or older and engages in sexual intercourse with a member of the opposite sex who is less than 12 years old.
Rape in the second degree: Class B Felony If he are she is 16 years or older and engages in sexual intercourse with a member of the opposite sex who is less than 16 but older than 12 years old if the actor is at least two years older than the member of the opposite sex.
Sodomy in the first degree: Class A Felony He, being 16 years or older, engages in deviant sexual intercourse with a person who is less than 12 years old.