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Answered 2008-02-18 00:06:57

Ask the hospital to allow you to sign a finiacial hardship letter. But you will have to prove hardship.

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If a 15 year old unlicensed minor learning to drive with an uninsured adult has an accident who is liable the parents of the minor or the uninsured driving instructor?

The owner of the vehicle is usually held liable.

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Are parents liable for 18-year-old's actions?

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Are parents responsible for adult child's debt to an attorney?

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Can parents be held liable for there 19 years old child's actions?

No, at age 19, the "child" is an adult responsible for his own actions. The parent has no legal authority to make the 19 year old do what the parent wishes, therefore the parent cannot be held liable for the child's actions.

I am 19 Living in a dorm at college my parents pay for everything Are they legally liable for my actions or can they get sued for something i do?

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You were recently in the hospital age 18 whose responsible for the bills?

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