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Emancipation for Youth (Right to Independence)

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Living in the United States: A Guide for Immigrant Youth

Information about many issues immigrant youth face when living in the United States. Topics include citizenship, Social Security numbers, taxes, public benefits, going to college, and more. English/Spanish/Korean available.

Louisiana Emancipation Guide and Information

Emancipation is the process of changing the legal status of a minor to that of an adult.

Representing Yourself in Court: Your Rights and Responsibilities

Tips if you must handle your legal issue on your own without a lawyer. This document is strictly for informational purposes, it does not include legal advice.

Youth and Families in Need of Services- The Office of Juvenile Justice (OJJ)

OJJ serves youth who have been adjudicated delinquent or Families in Need of Services (FINS). OJJ is responsible for youth assigned to their care by the court system, either for supervision or custody in residential placement or secure care.

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