If I'm pregnant and 17, does that mean i can get emancipated just for that reason? Do the parents have to have consent for it?

Asked about 1 year ago - Norcross, GA

Georgia emancipation laws on pregnant teens and parental consent.

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  1. David Michael Lawler

    Contributor Level 13


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    Answered . Doubtful a judge will approve emancipation by reason of pregnancy alone.

    If you have further questions, call me at 770-904-5115. The information and opinion rendered herein is done as a... more
  2. Anthony M. Zezima


    Contributor Level 16

    Answered . That is not a reason for emancipation. It is all about financial independence. You need to decide what you are seeking emancipation for, and then consult an attorney. Are you seeking to get married without parental consent?

    I am exclusively a family law attorney, practicing primarily in the metro Atlanta, Georgia trial courts. However,... more

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