Asked in
Emancipation and Ages for Moving Out
Age of Consent & Underage Relationships

Can a 17-year-old get emancipated without parents' permission in Mississippi?


User Avatar
Wiki User
May 27, 2005 4:37AM

Generally, no. The legal age of majority in Mississippi is actually 21, whereas in most states it is 18. You can try to get emancipated but it will be much easier with parental permission.