Q: At what age can a child decide on their own which parent they want to live with?
A: They can decide on their own when they are 18, but a court is required to take a child's opinion into consideration if they are aged 12 or up, if they are under 12 then the court may or may not take their opinion into consideration. The child's opinion is not controlling and the court can do what is in the child's best interest.
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