Getting legally emancipated at San Diego California at age 16?
I am 14 going on 15. As soon as i turn 16 im getting a job, its not that my mom is a bad mom or abuses me its just that i don't want to live with her because I feel like if I am a extra carrage for her. I know my mom doesnt want me to get emancipated so is that going to couse me some trouble? How would I be more likely to be able to get emancipated?
Asked By: carina bodoke - 1/27/2009
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There is no way a judge will allow you to get emancipated if there is no abuse. Also, have you thought about living expenses? Living on your own at 16 is not pretty, trust me I know. In most states 16 year olds are only allowed to work a certain amount of hours so you can't work extra hours for more income. There are... More
Answered By: Jenn L - 1/27/2009
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just tell your mom
Answered By: Stephen F - 1/27/2009
If in California the state allows you to become emancipated then you would have to go to family court in your area, file a petition that you want to be emancipated from your mom due to her financial situtation... More
Answered By: bernie - 1/27/2009
Put bluntly, you have no hope. To get emancipated, you have to prove, in court, 2 things... More
Answered By: mekounknown - 1/27/2009
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