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The Teen Rape Double Standard

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The Teen Rape Double Standard – The Daily Beast

After a 17-year-old boy had sex with his 14-year-old girlfriend, he was charged with a felony for statutory rape. When a 17-year-old girl in the same town commited the same crime, she was charged with far less. Was the boy the victim of gender bias?

Author: Bill

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  1. Yes he was the victim of gender bias and here in Georgia he wouldn’t have been charged with a felony unless he was four years or more older then his girlfriend…

    Before the law was changed a couple of years ago I had a man to man talk with the father of a teenage girl who made it clear that she wanted to get pregnant in order to be emancipated from her parents…During which I made it just as clear as a bell that he’d better keep his daughter away from my son just as I told her to her face to stay away from my son when she’d made the comment in my hearing in another neighbors home…

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