What if a child wants to live with a grandparent?

Answer Then the child wants to live with a grandparent, but needs the legal guardian's or parent's consent.

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Can a grandparent get coustody of their 16-year-old grandchild if the child wants to live with the grandparent and does the child have the right to move out of the parents' home?

Answer A 16-year-old cannot leave home without parental consent. If they do and the parents call the police (and I'm assuming they would) then the police will pick the child up and return him/her ... Read More »

How old does a child have to be to decide to live with their grandparent in the state of Michigan?

Can you sign permanent guardianship to the biological father of an adopted child if the child is 15 years old and wants to live with him and we all agree?

Not many people would want to marry into a pre-existing relationship between you and your adopted child. I am not used to the concept of an unmarried person having "stabilized their family conditi... Read More »

At what age can a child choose who he wants to live with in the state of North Dakota?

Answer In most states is around 14 years old. There are some states where the child has no choice. It's a decision that court will make concerning a minor child.