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Emancipation and Ages for Moving Out

Can parents kick you out at the age of 17?

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February 17, 2014 5:32AM

They can't "kick you out" as in turn you out with no place to go; that would be the crime of child abandonment. They are legally allowed to "kick you out" in the sense of sending you off to boarding school or some form of disciplinary camp or something like that.