Can a child choose who to live with?

Answer Only Texas has that law, but with significant restrictions. In all other states, it's a case by case basis, with the Judge interpreting the maturity of the child, and their intent, but this still ... Read More »

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If parents live in different states Alabama Mississippi can child choose which parent they want to live with at age 14?

AnswerThe general age of consent is 18 years unless it is detrimental for a child to reside with one parent. Most states are "best interest" states. Ask yourself? What is in the best interest of th... Read More »

What age can a child choose who to live with in NE?

A Child's Choice: What Is The Right Age For A Child To Choose Which Parent To Live With? See links below As an alternative, why not ask for Joint Physical Custody of your parents? Tell them that y... Read More »

What age can a child choose who to live with in Wisconsin?

Answer It isn't decided by a child, that is why you go to court, and handle it officially. A judge will chose.

What age in MD can a child choose which parent to live with?

When you are 18 year old, you can choose where you want to live.