Emancipation

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Question: I m a 35 year old step father I have been taking care of my step daughter since she was 8 months old along with her two siblings which are biologically mine her father moved out of state 7 years ago her mother is a alcoholic and left the state left me with the children two weeks ago and is not well her father is trying to force her to move and live with him she has moved to a close friends house one house away filed for emancipation has a job ,bank account mail being sent there so she does not have to leave me and siblings can her biological father just take her away out of state

Answer: You may want to speak with an attorney to receive information more specific to you situation.LawForKids.org has information emancipation:  http://lawforkids.org/emancipation

Here is more information on guardianship and custody:
https://www.azcourts.gov/selfservicecenter/Self-Service-Forms/Filing-for-Minor-Guardianship

http://www.azlawhelp.org/articles_info.cfm?mc=1&sc=1&articleid=68



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  • I m a 35 year old step father I have been taking care of my step daughter since she was 8 months old along with her two siblings which are biologically mine her father moved out of state 7 years ago her mother is a alcoholic and left the state left me with the children two weeks ago and is not well her father is trying to force her to move and live with him she has moved to a close friends house one house away filed for emancipation has a job ,bank account mail being sent there so she does not have to leave me and siblings can her biological father just take her away out of state

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