If the accusations are true that Justin Bieber had sex with a 19-year-old woman when he was sixteen, he could claim “statutory rape,” celebrity attorney Lisa Bloom tells RumorFix.
Justin’s camp is vehemently denying the accusations.
Bloom says it doesn’t matter who initiates sex when dealing with a minor. In California, the person over 18 could be charged. If she’s more than three years older than him, it could be a felony.
And here’s one more interesting fact about California law — if Justin is deemed the father of the baby — he will still have to pay child support.