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What age can a teenager move out in DallasTexas if the teenager is 17 years old and 8 months without the parents consent?

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2008-02-15 19:21:26

The law is commonly mis-interpreted due to law enforcements

unwillingness to deal with the increasing number of 17 year old

youth. In Texas a minor child can leave home only after age 18 has

been reached without parental consent.

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