What are the legal rights of 16 year olds?

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16 year olds have basic constitutional rights.
They don't have the rights that are reserved to an adult, voting, making a contract, buying alcohol, etc, etc.
An adult is presumed to be able to carry more responsibility for their actions than a child. Privileges and responsibilities go together.
Not to be abused, to be able to go to school, to be fed and clothed by their parents or the state. That's about it. Until they turn 18 or whatever age their specific state requires, minors have limited rights.
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