At what age can a child choose custody?

Answer While child custody laws vary by state, by the time they are 12 to 14 years of age, children have the right to express their choice of parent for custody. However, according to Avvo, the decision i... Read More »

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In NY age a child can choose who has custody?

If i have shared custody and my ex's husband is hitting my child and i have made a child abuse complaint should i assume full custody and not let my child return there since the social services knows?

If your ex husband it hitting your child just tell the police they will talk care of all the confusing stuff and they might bring your ex husband to jail cause you broke up and he isn't in your fam... Read More »

At what age can a child choose custody in ohio?

While former custody laws in Ohio allowed children ages 12 and up to choose which parent they would live with full-time, Ohio law, as of 2010, does not grant minors a choice of where they live. As ... Read More »

When can a child choose custody in Washington State?

Answer Minors are not allowed to make that decision, if the parents cannot reach an agreement concerning custody the issue will be decided by a judge. Judges make such decisions based solely on wha... Read More »