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How Does Emancipation Work in Georgia?

How much do you know about the emancipation process in Georgia? Whether you have a child who is pondering it, are considering it yourself, or are just curious, emancipation is often a lengthy (and very difficult) process with rules that vary by state.

For example, is child considered a legal adult after emancipation? Or is he or she simply separated from his parents and still a minor? Also, how does one "apply" for emancipation?

Here's an overview: