Are your parents responsible for you at 17?
A parent has both the legal right and the duty to control their 16- or 17-year old children, unless they are emancipated. The parents or guardians are liable only if the minors would have been liable for the damage or injury had they been adults.
What privileges do you get at 17?
When you are 17 you are allowed to:
- Drive most vehicles and pilot a helicopter or plane.
- No longer be subject to a care order.
- Become a blood donor.
- Be interviewed by the Police without an adult present.
- Leave your body for medical study if you die.
Can a 16 year old have a baby with a 20 year old?
Under the laws of all states in this country if a sixteen (16) year old minor becomes pregnant by an adult who is twenty (20) years of age the adult clearly can be charged with statutory rape as well as other inapproriate acts with a minor. If convicted, the adult will be required to register as a sex offender.
Can my parent kick me out at 17?
If your teen is a minor, according to the law you can’t toss him out. In many instances, kicking him out could be classified as abandonment. Unless your teen has been emancipated (the court severs the parent’s legal obligations) you are still legally accountable for his welfare.
Can I call the cops on my mom for kicking me out?
Yes, but make sure you tell the entire story because they probably have good reason to tell you to leave it you wouldnt be in that position. Police are not in place to make them take you back into their home and only the Court could order that and it isnt likely to go that way for you.
How do I deal with an out of control 17 year old?
Parents who notify the police that their 16- or 17-year old has run away or is beyond their control can file a formal complaint with the police department. This must include a written, notarized statement giving the dates, times, and behavior that led them to file the complaint.
Can your mom kick you out at 17?
At what age can a child decide where they want to live?
It’s important to understand that just because the law permits a child to express an opinion doesn’t mean the judge has to follow the child’s preference. Children can’t choose where to live until they are 18 years old.
What happens if a 16 year old gets a 20 year old pregnant?
What happens if a 17 year old gets pregnant?
Teens are at a higher risk for pregnancy-related high blood pressure (preeclampsia) and its complications than average age mothers. Risks for the baby include premature birth and low birth weight. Preeclampsia can also harm the kidneys or even be fatal for mother or baby.