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Age of Consent & Underage Relationships

Can an 18-year-old female move out of her parents' house without their consent in Tennessee?

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August 21, 2008 6:44PM

Yes, unless there is a court order in place directly forbidding the action. 18 is the age of majority for the state so the female would be considered an adult and no longer under the jurisdiction of her parents.