Is there any way I could get away from there legally? In some places is considered a sexual activity. Should I just let her fall flat on her butt and let her see the true him? You have to think how much parents don't want to let their children grow up because it makes them feel like they are not part of You are all grown up, but part of them still hopes you're a kid. I was there having my other child seen there, and the billing department said I was responsible for the bill. But the step-dad being a dealer, of anything, causes the bad environment. Can I leave home without legal actions being taken? I want freedom to go the library and to get school supplies when i need them. My daughter has a bill at a doctor's office.
Even if you are in a state where a 17 year old can give consent to sex, like in Texas, that 17 year old is still a minor by law. This is not an attempt to solicit business. Justia cannot guarantee that the information on this website including any legal information provided by an attorney through this service is accurate, complete, or up-to-date. From what you've said, you're living in a bad home environment. Am I able to make that decision alone? Her mother is a pain pill addict and her father attempted to kill her and her siblings when they were younger. I don't like where I'm living at all.
You might want to wait to move together when you're done with school and have a good job and know what you want for yourself and for the both of you. Please read the following notice: Jay Bodzin is licensed to practice law in the State of Oregon and the Federal District of Oregon, and cannot give advice about the laws of other jurisdictions. It's not just the teens who have problems. He is doing nothing with his life and he does not work or go to school, eats my food, lives in my home for free, and causes stress. If the person engaging in sex with a minor is less than 3 years older or younger than the minor, then they are guilty of a. Please let me know how it goes if you go through with it! I am 17, i will turn 18 on January of 2011. Normally, it is against the law in Oregon to have sex with anyone who is under age 18.
That doesn't mean it is completely wrong and gross you're having sex with a 17 year old. For example, a state might set a minimum age of 14, but limit consent to partners who are within 3 years of their age. However, you can have an improper relationship, a crime, if you are in a position of power like an educator. They no longer have to house me and take care of me. Her boyfriend is 16 almost 17. I called the police department and they said I could not kick him out of my home! We've helped more than 4 million clients find the right lawyer — for free.
Even if a newly legal adult is still in high school, a parent is under no legal pressure, frequently, to continue to provide housing or care. I'm 17, and I will be 18 in 11 months. I've been wanting to lately, but feel like they just say that to push my buttons. They said she was not in but would call me back. She is very unhappy and not very well taken care of by either parent.
My parents don't do those things for me and it's up to me to do these things but they won't even let me leave the house. I left for an hour once and they threatened to call the cops to bring me back home. I don't know why teens think this but foster care is not fun. At 18 you can do certain things like buying cigarettes and alcohol. I don't smoke, I don't drink, I have never been pregnant and I take care of myself. A 15 yr old still a minor can have sex with a 17 yr old an adult. But if you are a lot older, that person is still a minor and still has parents that have legal authority over the child.
Did they not know that the apartment was vacant? For the last six months I've been struggling with my situation at home. Try talking to your parents and see if they will let you move out and see if they will help you move out. My mother and step dad have been very abusive to me since I was about four. Adult age does not mean age of consent. If the two people are , the age is often lower.
Some parents feel that continued financial support really attests to the fact that the child is really not quite an adult yet, regardless of age. They argue with me saying they can tell me whether or not I can even use the computer or use my game consoles. I have friends whose family has offered to let me rent a house from them. . You won't always have parents to take care of you, because once you're eighteen, it's your job to do it yourself.