I don’t want to end our friendship because of this. However any minor’s a parent can forbid the adult from having contact with their child.Without parental approval the relationship would be unlawful.Statutory rape is a strict liability crime, meaning that the consent of the younger person or mistake about their age is not a defense.
For example, a state might set the age of consent at 18.
In this hypothetical state, two seventeen year olds who had consensual sex could both theoretically be convicted of statutory rape.
If this man had any type of sexual contact with you it would be a significant infraction of the law that would involve jail time and requiring him to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life.
Evan without sexual contact there are many other factors that could land him in jail.
Engaging in illegal activity with you such as drugs, drinking, improper touching, Sexual talk, chat, text, email, looking at pornography or taking a trip out of state just are just a few of the infractions that would land him in jail.