Have a certified copy of your birth certificate available.
Such copies are typically available in the vital records or recorders office.
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However, it does say that a person under the age of 14 cannot be prosecuted as an adult.
Moreover, having sex with a person under the age of 12 is rape in the first degree. In Alabama law, there are no recognized exceptions to age of consent. This type of statutory rape is a strict liability offense, meaning that even if a defendant had a good faith belief or made an honest mistake as to an individual's age, they will still be criminally liable.
You'll use it to complete your name change across various government and non-government institutions.
If you were born in Cherokee County, AL, order your certificate from this county.
With this law still on the books, it is not clear what the age of consent for homosexual conduct in Alabama is.
However, it is probable that a state court would default to the age of consent for heterosexual conduct, assuming that the state legislature does not clarify the issue.
No, whether you live in Cherokee County or are just visiting, the standard is the same.
You do not have to be a prior or active Cherokee County or Alabama resident to get issued a usable marriage license. Once your application is received, your marriage licensed will be issued immediately.