The legal age for marriage differs in every country, and is almost always younger for girls than boys.
The fact is that there are people who post on Adult Services that are of legal age and independent.
Spanish police have opened an investigation because 14 is the legal age to use firearms.
In 27 states, it is legal for an adult of any age to have sex with a 16-year-old, while the rest place the legal age at 17 or 18.
If boys agree to marry only when they are 21, then young girls will not get proposals from them till they are of the legal age.
From the evidence already at hand, James saw loopholes available in the matter of the legal age of twenty-one.
He must have attained the legal age of twenty-five in the interval.
Some fix the legal age for females at eighteen, others at twenty-one.
To be competent to make a contract, a party must be of legal age.
It is true that some men far anticipated the legal age in assuming offices, honours, privileges.