Q: I’m 17 and I have a full time job, want to move out, what’s the process?
A: You get someone to petition the court to remove your "disability of nonage". Some details are here:
But where would you live? If you want to rent, or buy, you would probably need to follow the "removal of disability" process first.
A: The question I ask back is - when are you going to turn 18? You can hire someone to file a petition for emancipation so that you can emancipate and live on your own as a minor --- if you meet all of the requirements of the law. However, the process is not a quick one. So, if you are going to turn 18 in 6 months, it is better to just wait it out, as your petition for emancipation may or may not be done by then. You should call an attorney to consult with them on the qualifications and the burden needed to establish emancipation if you want to petition to do so.
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