Can I move out at the age of 17?

Asked 4 months ago - Manchester, CT

I will be 17 in August and my mom plans to move to North Carolina at some point after my birthday I live in Connecticut now and do you want to go with her is there anyway I can stay here if I have a place to stay and can care for myself?

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  1. Alan James Brinkmeier

    Contributor Level 20


    Lawyers agree

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  2. Walter A. Shalvoy Jr.


    Contributor Level 13

    Answered . You will need to go to court and have the judge declare you an emancipated minor, then you can do what you please, as ill advised as that may be.

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