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Below is a discussion of the various laws dealing with this subject.The highlighted age is that at which, or above which, an individual can engage in unfettered sexual relations with another who is also at or above that age.The You Sang To Me hitmaker has four children from his previous relationships - including twins Emme and Maximillian, eight, with JLo.Jennifer and Marc wed in 2004, split in 2011 and finalized their divorce in 2014.
The taxi driver had the impression that the victim was about 20 years old.'Once at the flat, after some time, you paired off and you and the victim engaged in sexual intercourse.'She left the next morning.Here the victim willingly participated in the sexual intercourse and there was, in fact, consent.'So too, whilst there is no defence to this offence because of strict liability, the fact is that you would have had a defence if the victim had been a few months older.'The statutory offence for girls aged over 13 to 16 years provides for a defence based on reasonable grounds of belief by the accused that the victim was above the age of consent.'It is clear from the agreed facts presented to me that the Crown would have been unlikely to, or unable to, exclude such a defence and they do not dispute this.Accordingly, it is very unlikely the Crown could prove a crime had the victim been over 13 years of age.'Cieslak became distressed when he was told the age of the victim by police officers and has dropped out of a college course, Lady Scott said.Marc filed for divorce from 28-year-old Shannon on December 16, with court documents citing that the marriage was 'irretrievably broken'.The couple - who wed November 2014 - said in a statement: 'After much consideration, we have mutually and amicably decided to end our two year marriage.' Before Shannon, Marc was married to Jennifer Lopez, and prior to that he was married to Dayanara Torres and Maria Von Ritchie Lopez.