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What are the legal rights of a 17 year old living in Texas?


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2006-11-29 16:56:39
2006-11-29 16:56:39

The law has changed you can now move out at the age of 17 without a parents consent in Texas, cause I called the main office of the court and they told me that this is possible.


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Legal rights regarding what?? Age of consent, criminal code? Please be more specific.

The age of majority in the state of Texas is 18. Unless declared an emancipated minor, anyone under 18 has no legal rights to property or anything else.

yes it is, the legal age in Texas is 17 :)

There are no legal rights. They are both adults and above the age of consent.

In the US, there are no 'runaway' rights.

there is no specific amount of years, you have to file a case if you want to do so.

One right about legal for 16 year old, is that they can not smoke.

No. Age of consent is 17 in Texas so the sex was not legal.

You have the same rights as any other adult but if your living with them then you have to suffer their consiquences.

A 17 year old in Texas has a few different rights. These rights include right to due process and right to counsel. Once they turn 18 they are considered an adult and have all the rights that an adult does.

From what I understand they don't have any rights. You are legally an adult.

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No, step parents do not have any legal rights to the kids.

Your rights are in the first 10 amendments of the US constitution. Anything else in life is a privilege.

That the baby be raised in a safe environment. They are both minors, they have no rights.

They have legal rights to be able to retrieve their possessions. You can contact an attorney through Legal Aid to help you with this if you need the law on your side.

no since he is 18 and the legal age to have sex is 16 so they shouldn't interfere, except to give him guidance

Can à 17 year old move out

It depends on your country, or state.

With a sexual relationship, no it is not legal.

16 year old rightsYou can get your driver's license.The rights of a sixteen year old are the same rights that everyone else has, minus those that are age restricted.In Florida once you get sixteen you can be emancipated at your own rights, and be known as a legal adult .

A step-parent has no legal rights regarding your child. The biological mother has visitation rights and other rights when the child is in her custody.

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