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Emancipation and Ages for Moving Out

How old does a child have to be to get emancipated in Tennessee?

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Answered 2005-05-26 14:50:41

The standard age of majority, aka emancipation, is 18. You can petition the court at any age. Contact a lawyer, or if there is abuse, contact the police immediately.

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