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Can a minor child choose to live with an adult sibling?

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βˆ™ 2006-07-24 19:42:47

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Not if there's already some kind of court order for custody. If there's not, the child still can't legally make the decision, but if all parties agreed, the child could live with a sibling. However, the parents, as legal guardians, have last say.

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