A national age of consent? After Roy Moore, maybe it’s time | Curio

A national age of consent? After Roy Moore, maybe it’s time

7 mins | Nov 28, 2017

In November 2017, it was revealed that Alabama Senate Candidate Roy Moore had dated girls as young as 16 while in his thirties and been accused of sexual assault by many others. In response, Amanda Marcotte, writing in Salon, argues that the age of consent should be normalized across the US to prevent predatory men from exploiting legal loopholes.

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