Q: My 17 year old daughter thinks that she can hang out with who she wants and stay where she wants to live. I disagree
She thinks she can stay with her dad who is a immigrant. She thinks she can go to whatever school she wants and does not have to follow my rules.
She is still a minor under NC law, unless she has filed a petition to emancipate herself, which is difficult to prove and she would have to show she can provide for herself without assistance, has employment, and a place to live, and is not merely a recalcitrant teenager.
At 18 she will be an adult and can legally make her own decisions.
I suggest you contact a licensed family counselor and seek their assistance to heal the relationship
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