Can a minor become emancipated in Ohio?

Answer Ohio does not allow a minor to petition the court for emancipation. A minor is automatically emancipated if they marry or join the military, both of which require parental consent.

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What is an emancipated minor?

Answer Someone that the court has declared capable of taking care of themselves financially and therefore can legally contract and make their own decisions.

Is a pregnant minor considered emancipated?

No you are not. You are medically emancipated though which means you are allowed to make medical decisions regarding you and the baby.

How does a pregnant minor get emancipated in Illinois?

AnswerYou'll have to ask an attorney. There are too many variables to give a simple answer.AnswerPregnancy does not change your status; as a minor your parents still are responsible for your care a... Read More »

How does a pregnant minor get emancipated in Tennessee?

Answer The issue of pregnancy does not change the fact that the state does not have grounds nor procedures for the emancipation of a minor. The court does have the power to grant limited rights to... Read More »