Category: Teenagers

Runaway to Iowa

Inquiry: “Hi, my girlfriend is 17. She feels like her parents mistreat her (and I agree) and are not allowing her to leave. My parents...

Florida Runaways

Florida’s law prohibiting runaways to get help is illegal because the language is not clear in that it conflicts with itself. On the one hand,...

Michigan Child Abuse Laws

Michigan Child Abuse Laws can be found in Michigan Compiled Laws: Michigan Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Act MCL 722.601 – 722.613 Michigan Child Protection...

Interstate Compact for Juveniles

The Interstate Compact for Juveniles has been adopted by all 50 states plus the District of Columbia, Guam, and the Virgin Islands. Discussion: The goal...

Michigan Curfews for Children

Michigan has curfews for children under age 16 and age 12: 10:00 p.m. at age 12; Midnight at age 16. MCL 722.751 provides that no...