If there's one thing that causes parents of teens stress, it's their adolescents' romantic relationships. says what's causing her the most angst is the fact that her 16-year-old daughter wants to date an 18-year-old. Some say maturity and compatibility will take care of all differences.
This is a sticky issue, and one that has many Circle of Moms members split over what's acceptable and what's not.
At 15, intimacy would clearly be considered illegal.
15 could be considered Legal under a "Romeo and Juliet" law.
TP-ing the neighborhood or shoplifting may have landed them a slap on the wrist last week, but that is no longer the case.