what is the legal age a child can decide what parent to live with
At what age can a child in the state of Kansas, decide
what parent he/she wants to live with? Do you have to
go through legal proceedings to have it done?
1 Answer from Attorneys
Re: what is the legal age a child can decide what parent to live with
By statute, the court MAY consider the wishes of a child beginning at age 14, however, the court will look to all the issues which address the best interests of the child. Yes, unless your parents can agree where the appropriate residence should be.