The laws are there to protect children and not to prosecute under-16s who have mutually consenting sexual activity.
Any sort of sexual contact without consent is illegal, regardless of the age of those involved.
Highlights from their chat:__and I was hugely pregnant, dragging you around and saying, “This is Amy Adams! You need to know her.” That was 2006, and now it’s 2013 and you’ve been nominated for an Oscar for the fourth time. I went through plenty of that period as well and I’m sure there will be another period of that in my future, as it happens to most actors at some point. There are certain actors you work with and something happens when you’re working with them. I can’t be on the phone anymore.”Your next movie out is *Man of Steel.*Lois Lane is a huge part. And more challenging than I expected, in the nature of creating these whole entire worlds that are not there. In this business, some actors have been practicing their Oscar speech since they were eight years old; others fall into it. I didn’t sort of make a goal list like “Get nominated for an Oscar” or anything.
I’m just trying to enjoy it and have fun with it this time. I just get to show up in a dress and drink champagne. I’ve worked with great actors where this hasn’t happened, and I’ve worked with great actors where this has. I have to give you a lot of credit for the diversity of the parts that you pick, or the parts that pick you. Your trajectory, in one sense, is really traditional. I didn’t have a huge skill set coming out of high school, and I was my sole provider.
By knowing what's 'normal' at each particular stage you can be ready for what to expect, even though it might seem a little uncomfortable at times!