Any minor petitioning a Texas court for emancipation -- that is, being declared an
adult in the eyes of the law -- must be a Texas resident, 17 years old (or 16 and ...
Legal Rights of a 17-Year-Old in Texas. Seventeen-year-olds are generally
anxious for their next birthday to arrive so that they can cease being legal minors
Aug 24, 2009 ... I've heard places you can be 17 in Texas and leave without parent consent as ...
We are not legal experts but we can speak only generally about laws effecting
minors leaving home without permission. .... with runaway situations, especially
at 17 years old, since it varies from city to city. .... All rights reserved.
Mar 3, 2015 ... Since 1918, Texas has considered 17-year-olds to be adults when they ... Perry
said the state would not fully comply with the prison rape law).
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Justia Ask ... Q: Can I legally withdraw my 17 year old son from school in Texas?
Jul 8, 2012 ... Ok i know most of my rights but i want more for back up. My mom is the type to
threaten me with the law and threaten who evers on my side ,with ...
I know it is legal to move out when 17, and after 24 hours if you leave when ... to
live with your parents doesn't necessarily warrant terminating their rights. ... A
seventeen year old (unemancipated, unmarried, and not in the ...
May 30, 2013 ... When a child turns 17 in Texas, they are subject to different laws and may have
different rights under the law. ... here in the Sugar Land, Fort Bend County Texas
area excited to file a runaway charge on a 17 year old. When ...
Sex ed Rights ... Texas received $5,402,595 in federal funds for abstinence-only-
until-marriage programs in Fiscal Year 2010. ... In Texas, you can legally consent
to sexual intercourse when you become 17 years old. ... If you are under 18 years
old and want an abortion, one parent or legal guardian must be notified and ...
The Texas Child Labor Law ensures that a child is not employed in an ... for 14-
and 15-Year Olds; Prohibited Occupations for 16- and 17-Year Olds; How to ...