Can Sex With a Minor Be Consensual?

With director Roman Polanski's recent arrest, child-sex cases have dominated the headlines. In Polanski's case, the sex was not consensual and drugs were involved, whereas the opposite is true in the new movie "An Education," starring Carey Mulligan. The film's premise: A 16-year-old precocious London schoolgirl named Jenny meets David (Peter Sarsgaard), a man twice her age, and decides to lose her virginity to him on her 17th birthday. The subject is handled sensitively by Danish director...Full Story
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