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what are 3 arguments you can use for and against the criminalization of sex with someone under 17 that looks, acts, talks and even says that they are older?

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    For criminalization:

    Ignorance is no excuse under the law.
    The responsibility falls on the mature person who is at least 17.

    Against criminalization:

    Consensual sex is not illegal.
    Our courts and jails are already overloaded with more serious crimes.

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    Thank you Ms. Sue

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