When Minors are Adults

Posted: September 15, 2016 by Nazim in Criminal Procedure, Punishment

Get it? Minor miners? Get it?

In NC, if you are a charged with a crime while over 16, you’re an adult. But if you’re the victim of a crime and under 18, you’re a minor. So, two 17-year-old teenagers sexting each other were both, due to NC child pornography laws.

Yeah, it’s weird. More at WNYC’s Note to Self.


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