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Can a trust be changed if it can be proven the terms were setup to continue psychological abuse?

A trust where the trustee controls the flow of money on behalf of the beneficiary is known as a "spendthrift trust" and is quite common form of testamentary trust in the US. Typically, it's ...
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Can a 16 year old leave a custodial parent to live with grandparents?

You do not specify jurisdiction, but in general a minor must live where his legal guardian sees fit. He cannot decide by himself where to live. If there is a suspicion of abuse, then police and/or ...
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Can a trust be changed if it can be proven the terms were setup to continue psychological abuse?

My parents were abusive through out my entire life, and they set this trust up as a last screw you to me. Is it possible if I can prove abuse that the trust can be amended? Generally not. The fact ...
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Can a 16 year old leave a custodial parent to live with grandparents?

(Michigan, USA) A family court judge can take the preferences of a child into account: "The child’s preference, if the child is of sufficient age." The issue one would have is what is "...
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What crime(s) was Deedee Blanchard guilty of, and what sentences do they carry (in any jurisdictions)?

I am addressing only a detail of the question, but I think it is important. Does this suggest that in some sense or other, the crimes of Deedee against her daughter were somehow “worth” 20 years of ...
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