How is the California Parental Consent Law defined?

Answer California's Parental Consent Law deals with requiring parents to be notified if a child under age 18 seeks an abortion. There is much controversy surrounding whether or not the law should exist, ... Read More »

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Is there a way one can marry in California at age 17 without parental consent?

Answer No. And even with parental consent couples under the age of 18 are required to meet with a counselor and a superior court judge.

Can a 17 year old girls who is pregnant get married without parental consent in California?

Can a mother take her children out of California to live in Oregon without the fathers consent?

You will need his and the courts permission to take the child away if there is a court order for visitation or custody. The court order has to be followed.

If you are 14 and pregnant and live in California do you need parental consent to move in with the father?

Yes, you cannot move out until you are 18 without parental permission.