So even if you say yes to sex, a person who has sex with you can be charged with a serious criminal offence, jailed and placed on the sex offender register. A person does not freely agree to sex when: (1) submitting because of force or fear; OR (2) they are being restrained against their wishes; OR (3) they are asleep, unconscious or severely affected by alcohol or another drug; OR (4) mistakenly believing that the sex is for medical or hygienic purposes.
Check out Reach Out's fact sheet for some questions that you should think about.
It is never okay for any person to have sex with another person who is under 12.
So, sex here means sexual penetration – we are not talking here about kissing or touching that does not involve sexual penetration.
We are also not talking here about the additional laws applying to sex that is filmed, photographed or distributed online or by phone (for that see our Victorian page).
If you have been sexually abused, the experience and impact of that will be different for you than for anyone else, but whatever your reaction, it is a normal response to an extreme situation. Please also see our Victorian pages on On this page, sex means when a penis is fully or partially inside another person’s vagina, anus or mouth AND ALSO when another part of a person’s body (e.g.
finger, tongue) or an object is fully or partially inside another person’s vagina or anus.
Some of the other sites run by global Personals include Fling.com, Insta and Snap
Unfortunately all these dating sites run the same general scam.
The age of consent is the age at which the law says you can agree (consent) to have sex.
If you are under the age of consent, the law says that you cannot legally agree to have sex.
She was told that even if she is willing to have sex with her girlfriend, it is still against the law for her girlfriend to have sex with her.