While it is possible to avoid registration, there is no guarantee.That said, hiring an experienced criminal defense lawyer to argue your case is imperative.As such, the act of an adult engaging in sexual conduct with a child is illegalized by the statutes regarding sexual assault.
While all sex crimes carry a stigma, Texas, like many other states, has particularly reevaluated rape as an assaultive or violent offense, rather than just a sexual one.What is referred to as “statutory rape” or “sex with a minor” in other states is tantamount to sexual assault against a child under Texas law.If convicted of a sexual assault to a child charge, you are required by law to register as a lifetime sex offender.This may be the most detrimental consequence to the charge, as it affects nearly every aspect of a person’s life (where they live, what resources are available to them, what job they can get, etc).In Brazil, it's called "trote" and is usually practiced at universities by older students ("doutores" and "veteranos") against newcomers ("caloiros") in the first week of their first semester.
In the Italian military, instead, the term used was "nonnismo", from "nonno" (literally "grandfather"), a jargon term used for the soldiers who had already served for most of their draft period.
"baptême" in Belgian French, "doop" in Belgian Dutch) or variations on a theme of naïveté and the rite of passage such as a derivation from a term for freshman (e.g.
"bizutage" in French French, "ontgroening" (de-green[horn]ing) in Netherlandic Dutch), "novatada" in Spanish, from "novato," meaning newcomer or rookie) or a combination of both, such as in the Finnish "mopokaste" (literally "moped baptism", "moped" being the nickname for newcomers, stemming from the concept that they would be forced to drive a child's bicycle or tri-cycle).
It may be alright for a college freshman to date a high school senior, but any other romantic combination between a college student and a high schooler can undoubtedly result in a sexual assault to a child charge.
While it may be hard to believe such cases are actually prosecuted, it is important to understand that the police are often called in a number of particular situations.
If they happen to discover a sexual relationship prohibited by law, they will make an arrest.