Skip to comments.France toughens law on sex with minors under age 15
Posted on 04/15/2021 11:32:55 PM PDT by Olog-hai
In a landmark vote, French lawmakers have unanimously adopted a legislation that outlaws sex with a child under the age of 15 as rape.
Under the new legislation, approved on Thursday, sex with children below the age of 15 will be punishable by up to 20 years in jail, unless the age gap between the partners is small.
While the age of consent in the country was previously 15, prosecutors had to prove the intercourse was non-consensual in order to get a rape conviction. […]
A so-called “Romeo and Juliet” clause will allow for the possibility of consensual sexual relations between a minor and a partner who is up to five years older. However, that clause will not apply to cases of sexual assault. […]
The law also characterizes incestuous sex with anyone under the age of 18 as rape. …
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On the advice of Hump-Her, Joek severs diplomatic relations with France...
Hump-Her: “Whaddya mean I can’t do my niece?!!?!”
Joek: “International relations aren’t as important as ‘family relations’, if you know what I mean...”
If Macron lived in the USA his wife would have to register as a sex offender for grooming him when he was a student.
Muslims hardest hit.
What if you spend 20 years in jail first? Then can you have sex with a 15 year old?
What am I not understanding here?! If a child can't give consent (e.g., because it's under 15), then any intercourse with it is per definitionem non-consensual!!
I.e., even if the child says PLEASE HAVE SEX WITH ME!, it can't give consent, the sex is therefore non-consensual, and the (adult) partner is therefore guilty.
unless the sentence includes feeding the pedo feet first into a chipper... it’s not tough enough
In America they can’t drink or smoke, but they can put sue their parents who do not agree with their new gender, have an abortion even if their school takes them across state lines.
Muslim grooming gangs hardest hit.
A society taking a step away from sexualizing kids? A glimmer of light in dark times. The trend has been going the other way.
Does this mean that France will extradite Roman Polanski now?
Only Communists, authors and philosophers are allowed to do it now, boys included.
For everyone else, it is strictly forbidden.
A certain bearded demographic won’t like this new law!
Pederasts hardest hit.
This is actually a big deal; what we call “incest” has been legal in France since Napoleon imposed the Napoleonic Code. Maybe longer, I’m not sure whether previous common laws in his Empire outlawed the practice.
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