Can a 12 year old choose which parent to live with in California?

Answer Simple answer - No.

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What is the age that a child can choose which parent they live with in California?

How old do you have to be to choose which parent you want to live with in the state of California?

Can a 12-year-old choose the parent she wants to live with?

Answer No.When parents cannot reach a custody agreement the decision is made by the judge hearing the case.Judges base custodial decisions on what they believe is in the best interest of the child... Read More »

Can a 17-year-old choose which parent he wants to live with?

It depends.You can ask a judge he will decide.ALSOIf your parent gives you consent...yes.ANSWER - Any change of custody requires a court order. This is true regardless of what the parents may arran... Read More »