"Sexual conduct" means sexual intercourse, deviate sexual conduct, exhibition of the uncovered genitals intended to satisfy or arouse the sexual desires of any person, sado-masochistic abuse, sexual intercourse or deviate sexual conduct with an animal, or any fondling or touching of a child by another person or of another person by a child intended to arouse or satisfy the sexual desires of either the child or the other person.
While most high school students think of the emotional, social, and physical consequences of sex, few consider the legal gray area they might be entering.(c) It is a defense that the accused person reasonably believed that the child was sixteen (16) years of age or older at the time of the conduct. (d) Subsections (b) and (c) do not apply to a bona fide school, museum, or public library that qualifies for certain property tax exemptions under IC 6-1.1-10, or to an employee of such a school, museum, or public library acting within the scope of the employee’s employment when the possession of the listed materials are for legitimate scientific or educational purposes. The younger the victim is, the more severe the punishment.Note that this mans if you are 13 years or younger, you cannot legally consent, regardless of whether the other person is the same age or not.