Friday, December 4, 2009
She's Old Enough, She Said OK, It's Georgia, Go For It!
In Chase v. State, the Chief Justice Sears wrote for the majority Georgia Supreme Court upholding the "consent" defense. If sweet sixteen says yes, then yes is yes, Horndog!
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution article cited below explores the implications for two statutory rape cases working their way to trial.
http://www.ajc.com/news/cobb/teacher-student-sex-cases-224914.html, See opinion of the court at: http://www.gasupreme.us/sc-op/pdf/s09g0139.pdf