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To: markomalley
By a tortured logic Tatchell claims that a lower age of consent is “the best way” to protect young people from abuse.

No. It protects their abuser from the law.

5 posted on 08/27/2010 2:20:10 PM PDT by DJ MacWoW (If Bam is the answer, the question was stupid.)
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To: DJ MacWoW
No. It protects their abuser from the law.

Oh but you will find no end of Freepers using any pretext - even the word of God - to attack age of consent laws.

Witness the debate on this thread.

Shatering the age of consent obstacle is a common goal among the libertarian crowd since Ayn Rand gave the movement it's hippie hedonist makeover.

21 posted on 08/27/2010 2:59:36 PM PDT by MrEdd (Heck? Geewhiz Cripes, thats the place where people who don't believe in Gosh think they aint going.)
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To: DJ MacWoW
No. It protects their abuser from the law.

Bingo.

59 posted on 08/30/2010 12:23:50 PM PDT by Albion Wilde (Government does nothing as economically as the private sector. - Ronald Reagan)
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