A teen faces criminal charges, as well as the possibility of being a registered sex offender.
What was her crime? Nothing.
She is a senior high school student, in a relationship with a sophomore student. She just turned 18, and her partner is 15. However they were dating before the 18th birthday of the first party.
So what happened? Well the 15 year old has homophobic parents; whom upon the 18th birthday of their daughter’s girlfriend, pressed charges against her.
This is a sickening case, and is a waste of the legal systems time. It may very well ruin a bright future.
I urge my fellow queers, and our allies to sign this petition immediately: