Study: promiscuity no delinquency indicator

Scratch another old wives tale: that teen sexual activity leads to delinquency. Instead, as reported today, UVA doctoral candidate Paige Harden will soon report that youthful consensual relations may actually lead to less delinquency– according to a tease of her study, which is set to appear in the March 2008 issue of the Journal of Youth and Adolescence.