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Is your 16 year old granddaughter able to support herself and live on her own without financial help / support from anyone?
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Unfortunately, the only way a minor child can legally emancipate at the age of 16, if the minor child can fully support herself and afford her own housing and all other living expenses without any outside help from anyone or the child gets legally married with parental permission.
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