The greater the penalty, the greater the discouragement, which is why you're hearing about legislative attempts to increase the penalties for drunk driving.
It just so happens that, in Oregon, the punishment for sex with a 17 year old can be greater than the punishment for sex with a 14 year old.
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But if you're going to do it anyway, then it's better (legally) to have sex with a 14 year old than a 17 year old.
Well, that's what the Oregon Supreme Court is trying to decide. -- are designed to discourage certain activities: drunk driving, theft, murder.
It was different than forcible rape: no one was accusing someone who committed sex abuse 2 of using force.
But they didn't have permission in, perhaps, a date-rape type situation. If no consent, but no force, then it was sex abuse II.
Last year, KING 5 examined why more than 20 other states like North Carolina allow parents to freeze their children's credit before it has been compromised-- and Washington did not.