Wow, this is really interesting how Michigan laws treat 17-year-old runaways.
They are not an “adult”, not a “juvenile” and also not a “child” under Michigan law.
If you've got a teenager who's turning 17, here's an at-a-glance list of where they
stand legally. Useful for disputes with your teen about their 'rights'. 17 year olds ...
Oct 1, 2012 ... Unfortunately, when your 17 year old voluntarily runs away, there is very little you
can do to secure their return to your household. As a child ...
Jul 26, 2012 ... For it to be legal to move out at 17 (or 16 for that matter), the ... I have an 11 year
old grandson for whom my… ... All Rights Reserved. A Member ...
Learn about your rights and what age it is legal to do certain things like leave
home, ... If you become homeless and you're 16 or 17 years old, you may be
entitled to ... in June as long as you'll be 16 by the end of that year's summer
Mar 15, 2016 ... Pages 23-32 of this paper contains an article called "Unaccompanied Youth",
which discusses the rights of 17-year-olds.It also discusses other ...
Apr 30, 2009 ... You asked what parents can do when their 16- or 17-year olds run away or ....
Emancipation gives minors the same legal rights as adults, at the ...
Mar 18, 2005 ... However, parents generally are not legally responsible for the acts of their ...
What does a parent do with a 17 year old daughter who leaves the ...
May 24, 2013 ... Hey I'm 17, its 277 days till I turn 18 and I want to legally move out or runaway if
neccessary. I live in NY and I live with my grandmother.
Sep 7, 2011 ... 17-Year-Olds in Michigan Have Right to Leave Parents' Home ... That seems to
be Michigan law, at least according to Reardon v. ... his or her children remains
with the parent even if parental rights have been terminated.