My husband was charged with her curfew (mid-day) violation. I received a warning. We have gone to court for her cussing at school, tobacco products on school property, and paraphernalia, and the curfew violation. Her previous truancy charge was dropped by the school officer. He has since sent a new warning. She just turned 17 April 20th. I just found out today that she hasn't been to school since 04/18/13. Though the court secretaries assure me that it'll be better now that she is responsible. I have doubts because others have said that we are still responsible and that we could have trouble with the law. We have already paid fines and for a smoking awareness class. She is already on probation and will be doing community service soon. She does what she wants and lies to people about us.
Thank you. I was researching and someone said that you can get a judge to declare the child undisciplined. What does that really do? What does it entail? Also, a law firm in TX says that technically a 17-year old can leave the home without being made to return by the police. Is that true?
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