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South Carolina

South Carolina is a state in the Southern region of the United States. The state is named after King Charles I of England, as Carolus is Latin for Charles.

Age of consent is 16, People 18 or younger can have consensual sex with someone as young as 14. South Carolina does not recognize out of state Same-Sex Marriages. Sodomy is punishable by (Felony) Maximum Penalty: 5 Years & $500.00 Fine.