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People v. Hernandez
California Supreme Court, en banc
61 Cal.2d 529, 393 P.2d 673 (1964)
Hernandez (defendant) and a young woman had been dating for several months when they decided to engage in consensual sexual intercourse. At the time, the female was 17 years and 9 months of age. Hernandez was charged with statutory rape and convicted by a court sitting without a jury. He appealed.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Peek, J.)
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