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 What is legal age of a child to make their own decision on custody rights?

Answer Answerin NJ a judge will consider speaking with a child about custody when they are 13 they can not make there own desicion until they are 16..
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What is legal age of a child to make their own decision on custody rights in Lincoln county New Mexico?

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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If the legal age of a child to make their own decision on custody rights is twelve in the state of Mississippi why won't the judge honor their request?

Answer Because the law does not say the minor has the sole right to choose which parent they prefer to reside with. What the law directs is that the wishes of the child should be considered in maki... Read More »
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If you have primary physical custody and joint legal custody do you have move rights then the parent that does not have physical custody when it comes to the best interest of the child?

Answer yes and no. joint legal basically means the other parent can get any and all legal info on the child such as medical records, school records and of course anything legal or court related if... Read More »
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In Massachusetts can a child who is almost 15 make his own decision to stay with a non-biological parent who has had permanent custody of the child for 14 yrs?

no. Just doing the math I can assume the child was taken away from the person he/she wants to live with since the child is 15, and the person had custody for 14 years prior.That being said -No - yo... Read More »
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