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

Can a 17-year-old legally enroll herself in a new school and move in with her 21-year-old boyfriend without parental consent?

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2007-03-28 07:15:39

No to both questions UNLESS the minor has been emancipated. NO

judge will emancipate a minor so that she can move in with her

adult boyfriend. That is NOT the purpose of emancipation.


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