Can i get married at the age of 16 even if im partially owned by the government to a 20 year old ?

Asked 8 months ago - Miami, FL

i got taken away from my mom over 4 months ago, but really wanna marry my boyfriend. would it also help me get away from the governments control ?

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my grandmother and entire family including my dad adores him, except my mom. so i am allowed to date him.

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  1. Carin Manders Constantine

    Contributor Level 19


    Lawyer agrees


    Answered . Nobody "owns" you and at 16, if your parents do not agree, a Judge will have to give you an answer.

    This information is a general answer and is not specific to any particular case. Carin Manders Constantine, Esq.... more
  2. Tami Lane Augen


    Contributor Level 17

    Answered . It is not clear why you state that you are "owned" by the government. Who took you away from your mom and, if your dad is in the picture, why would the government be involved? It seems like you need to sit down and speak to your father and figure out what is going on. Getting married is not a good escape from parental control. Best of luck to you.

    This answer is for general informational purposes only and should not be relied upon for your particular case nor... more

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