Juvenile Services

What are the rights and responsibilities of an emancipated minor?

  • minor may enter into contracts such as rental agreements, loans and credit agreements
  • minor can sue or be sued because in the eyes of the law, the minor is an adult
  • minor may go to the doctor of his/her choice and parents will not have to sign for the minor 
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