Changing Age of Consent Laws
, Download 0
...reason for adopting ineffective age of consent laws, and very low age of consent. It is important to understand that minors have not reached an age to reason maturely, and their behaviour is motivated by childishness. Therefore, it is possible that some ‘psychopaths’ in society might take advantage of them. This is why the age of consent laws needs to be strong enough to protect the innocent minors, who are the future nations. Nonetheless, the legislature today has a role to play in ensuring effective age... Changing Age of Consent Laws In each country, there is an “age of consent,” and this differs from one country to another. Nonetheless, the age of consent refers to a specific age, whereby an...