Consent vs. Assent: Why is Assent a better way to obtain Consent?

DATE: 2013 Starting this off with the Definitions of these two Terms from Dictionary.com: Consent: Verb: to permit, approve, or agree; comply or yield (often followed by to or an infinitive): He consented to the proposal. We asked her permission, and she consented. Assent: Verb: to agree or concur; subscribe to (often followed by to): Read More …