I am a 15 year old girl and I'm the middle child and I have been feeling neglected my mom does not care or love me and she doesn't give me attention and when I told her how I have been feeling she said I don't care so now I just feel lonely all the time and I don't feel wanted in own house and I don't want to be at this home anymore so I feel like I want to live with my dad.
You can't decide where you want to live until you're 18. If your dad wants to modify custody, he'll need to file a motion with the court, prove that there has been a significant change of circumstances that warrants the change (your opinion in wanting to leave doesn't qualify), and that it's in your best interest (using specific statutory factors) to change custody. The judge may consider your preference, but it's only one of many factors that go into the final decision.
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Although you cannot make those adult decisions, you can express your desires to both parents. The parents were the courts get to make the final decisions.
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