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Can i choose where i want to live now?

1 Answers. Asked on Jul 12th, 2017 on Family Law - Michigan
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I live mostly with my mom, she has more custody with me then my dad. Me and my mom do not get along at all and me and my dad do. I live in michigan. I have been wanting to move with my dad but i really do not know the steps on doing that and what i need to make it possible. I am 16 years old i have a drivers license and in 11th grade. Do i need a reason? Do i have to go to court? What do i need?
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Answered on Jul 13th, 2017 at 6:52 AM

You should discuss the matter with both of your parents and ask that things be changed, but, eventually, you have a lot of practical power, in that, if you go where you want, it is unlikely that, given your age, the Court will force you back to the other parent, unless there are other important matters that I do not know. Good luck, but try dealing with it first. 

David J. Hutchinson 106 N. 4th Ave Ann Arbor, MI 734-930-9000

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