Children and the Law
Emancipation and Ages for Moving Out
Age of Consent & Underage Relationships

Can a 16-year-old move out without a parent's consent?



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Only if your state allows a teen to become a Emancipated. To Emancipate a minor normally requires the consent of the Gaurdian or parent and often includes showing the ability to support ones' self. I know California has an Emancipated Minor law.