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18, a senior in an online high school, if I move can I be placed under arrest for "running away".

Pittsburgh, PA |

I'm 18, I live in with my Aunt. I want to move out and live with my friend. Can I be placed under arrest for moving out? I was told that since I'm still in school, I can still be arrested, or told to stay at my current home.

I accidently click moving violation, I just need to know about running away.

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  1. No, you are an adult once you turn 18. You are free to move anywhere you please. I recommend that you complete your education and get a diploma no matter where youy move

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  2. You are now an adult, and have the freedom and obligations that go along with that. Good luck.

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