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  • What is the Age of Consent in Colorado?

    Each state has its own laws regarding the “age of consent,” which refers to the age that someone can legally consent to sex. While state laws vary, the age of consent is typically 16, 17, or 18. Here in Colorado, the age of sexual consent is 17-years old. Many states have what has been coined a “Romeo and Juliet” law, which is also called a “close-in-age exemption.” Meaning, 15 and 16-year-olds ...
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