In Virginia can a 16-year-old choose which parent they want to live with?

Answer Answer Yes. The court (I'm guessing this is a divorce thing) will usually honor a sixteen year old's request.No.Minors are not allowed to decide with whom the wish to reside.A judge may speak with... Read More »

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What is the age in Virginia when a child can choose which parent to live with?

you can be 12 or 13 to decide because i moved in with my dad at age 13. this statement is untrue. While the judge is more likely to listen to the reasoning of a 12 or 13 year old theIt is true, how... Read More »

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

You can choose the parent you want to live with when you are 18. Minors are not allowed to choose in any state. In some states they are allowed to voice their opinion but the judge is in no way obl... Read More »

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 »