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    Q: Even if the sexual contact was consensual, why wasn’t the UW basketball player charged with child rape? Isn’t the age of consent 18?

    A: No. Under Washington State law, a 16-year-old is legally capable of consenting to having sexual contact.

    I'm guessing the arrest was for the public indecency of having sex in a park.  


    by otto on Sun May 19, 2013 at 08:10:31 AM PDT

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