There are times that consent cannot be given:
• If an individual is impaired by alcohol or drugs
• Consent can never be coerced or gotten through threats
• Consent cannot be obtained by abusing a position of trust, power, or authority.
• If an individual has a developmental disability and/or mental incapacity that would impair their understanding of sexual acts
• If an individual is unconscious, asleep, or for any other reason physically unable to communicate unwillingness to an act.