In Alabama can a 13 year old decide who they want to live with?

Answer Only Indiana and Texas has laws setting out a specific age at which a child can make a choice the court is required to abide by, and even than there are some limitations. With those states, it is a... Read More »

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How old does a child have to be in Alabama to decide what parent to live with?

Legal age to decide which parent to live with in a divorce situation in the state of Alabama?

Answer In deciding which parent the children should live with in a divorce situation, the court takes into consideration a number of factors, including the sex of the parent, how much the child has... Read More »

Can a 13 year old decide to live with someone who is not family?

Can a 14-year-old decide which parent they wish to live with?

Answer No. You may want to live with a certain parent but you cannot choose. This is strictlya court decision.