How old does a child have to be to make a decision to live with the other parent in a divorce?

02/01/2007 - Category:Minors - Age of Majority - State: AZ #909

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How old does a child have to be to make a decision to live with the other parent in a divorce?

Answer:

This is up to the judge. He/she will take into account many factors including where the children have been living, the child's wishes and the mental health of the parents, and make a decision based on the best interests of the children. The Court may also seek the advice from other relevant professionals.



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02/01/2007 - Category: Age of Majority - State: AZ #909

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