Archive for Emancipate

Emancipation Requires Oral Argument

Thomas Mynes sought the emancipation of his 22-year old daughter and the concomitant termination of child support to Mary Mynes, his former spouse. The application for emancipation was terminated without a hearing and Plaintiff appealed. The parties divorce included a…

Emancipation Is Presumption At Age 18

Emancipation of a minor is triggered by age or certain events. In 2012, a father made a motion to emancipate his 2 daughters, modify support accordingly and terminate his alimony obligation. The daughters turned 18 in 2002 and 2008 respectively….