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North Carolina General Statutes Chapter 7B. Juvenile Code § 7B-3504. Considerations for emancipation

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In determining the best interests of the petitioner and the need for emancipation, the court shall review the following considerations:

(1)?The parental need for the earnings of the petitioner;

(2)?The petitioner's ability to function as an adult;

(3)?The petitioner's need to contract as an adult or to marry;

(4)?The employment status of the petitioner and the stability of the petitioner's living arrangements;

(5)?The extent of family discord which may threaten reconciliation of the petitioner with the petitioner's family; ?

(6)?The petitioner's rejection of parental supervision or support; ?and

(7)?The quality of parental supervision or support.

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