A: Its legal for anyone to date anyone else. The law is not concerned with dating, but is concerned with sex. The age of consent in Ohio is 16. It is technically legal for a 22 year old to have a sexual relationship with a 17 year old; however, it still not a good idea.
What age can a 17 year old date in Ohio?
Ohios Close-in-Age Exemption However, once the 17-year-old turns 18, he or she can longer have legal sexual relations with someone under 16.
Can a 17 year old date a 19 year old in Ohio?
The age of consent in Ohio is 16, so 16- and 17-year-olds can legally engage in sexual conduct with an adult. However, an adult can still be convicted of statutory rape of a 16- or 17-year-old if he is in a position of power over the minor.
Can you move out at 17 in Ohio with parental consent?
No you cannot legally do so without your guardians permission.