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All Georgia parents are required to provide adequate support for their minor children, according to Fulton Superior Court. As of 2007, child support in Georgia is calculated using the income of both parents, taking into ... More »

During the legislative season of 2014, states enacted 114 new bills regarding child support and family law, notes the National Conference of State Legislatures. Twenty one of these bills dealt directly with child support... More »

Teenagers can move out of their parents' home in Georgia via legal emancipation, marriage or joining the military. In the state of Georgia, teens that are 16 and 17 years of age may apply to be legally emancipated throug... More »

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