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If underage dating involves sexual intercourse, state statutory rape laws apply.
If you are charged with having sex with a person who is younger than the statutory age of consent and are found guilty, you may face legal consequences such as jail time.
I'm not a lawyer, but I would agree that Tinder being set up how it is is in best legal interest of the company.
Are we just making it harder on ourselves by refusing to consider potential partners who are outside our age limits?
Or are the cultural similarities that occur between people of similar ages important enough to be deal-breakers?
Even for states with a single age of consent, there may be exceptions.
In New Jersey, for example, the general age of consent is 16.