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A child can leave home WITH parents' consent at 16, or without it if they are leaving an abusive or neglectful situation. A child can leave home without parental consent at 17. This is the current legislation in the UK.

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So, if u are being constantly yelled at verbally abuse. Yu May leave ??
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if you dont run away without your parents consent then no but if you have a job and could support yourself and can drive then you could.

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no, you have to be 18 legally to leave home home or be forced out of your own home

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It can depend on what state you reside in. State statutes vay on this question - the ages - and the circumstances.

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