Gun rights 101: What are the legal requirements for the Illinois FOID card?
In order to be issued an Illinois FOID (Firearm ... There is no minimum age, but if you're under 21, you will need the written consent of your parents or guardians (who must themselves be eligible for a FOID card!) A few years ago, there was a great ...
Demystifying the Law: Informed Consent
To give informed consent, you must be an adult of sound mind. That means that a parent or legal guardian is required to give consent for kids under the age of 18 and people who have mental disabilities. As you read through the steps involved in informed ...
Age-of-consent laws: Since when does sex have an age requirement?
The first age-related sex law on record appears in an English statute from 1275 ... That this social code motivated the first age-of-consent laws is made clear by the fact that girls "known" to be promiscuous were exempt from protection—once ruined ...
'Yes' means, 'Yes! Yes! Yes!': New Chicago organization, SHEER, clarifies consent, promotes pleasure
Defining what is not consensual sex seems to be easier than defining what it is. Illinois law says a person can't give consent if he or she is under the age of 17, unable to understand the nature of the act, forced, under threat of force, coerced ...
Parental consent is a given in Florida's medical marijuana amendment
United for Care attorney Jon Mills told PolitiFact Florida that by not addressing the age ... and Illinois is on the brink of changing its law concerning kids. The other 15 allow children access to the drug to some degree but only with parental consent.