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The Teen's Dating Bill of Rights

Remember always that you have these rights and that you deserve them. Believe in yourself and settle for nothing less.

1. I have the right to trust myself above all others.

2. I have the right to decent treatment by anyone I date.

3. I have the right to refuse to date anyone.

4. I have the right to be safe on a date.

5. I have the right to be assertive on a date.

6. I have the right to pay my own way on a date.

7. I have the right to disagree with my date.

8. I have the right to refuse sex or any other kind of physical intimacy with my date.

9. I have the right to say "no".

10. I have the right to be happy with myself, with or without a partner in my life.

11. I have the right to know who I am.

12. I have the right to know who I'm dating.

13. I have the right to use my own transportation on a date.

14. I have the right to leave any dating situation when my instincts tell me to leave.

15. I have the right to protect myself against battery and sexual assault.

16. I have the right to a healthy dating relationship.

17. I have the right to be loved.

18. I have the right to be cared about.

19. I have the right to high self esteem.

20. I have the right to get angry when my rights are being violated.

http://www.safehome-ks.org/abuse/minors/teen/edu/dating/rights.htm