Pregnant at 15: Some legal issues relating to treatment

TEENAGE PREGNANCY Jay is 18 years old, a recent graduate from high school. He has been developing feelings for Janice, who is 3 years younger than him. Finally he had the courage to ask her out on a date. Their personalities are very compatible and they got along very well, leading them to develop into…

Sex and Booze on Prom Night: Legal Issues

Scenario Andrew just turned 20 years old and graduated from high school this week.  This Saturday he is going to prom with his 14-year-old girlfriend, Maria, who is in grade 9. Andrew and Maria have been dating for about six months and Maria has decided that she would like to lose her virginity to Andrew…

New Video: Age of Consent

Check out JFCY’s new video on age of consent.  For those of you who want the details in brief, there’s a quick summary of the law below: Consent to sex is always your decision – The Canadian law requires that all people participating in sexual activity must give their own consent: you decide whether you…