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Your Rights with Your Parents or Guardians

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Education for Justice
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In Minnesota, parents and guardians must care for their children until age 18. Parents can also make and enforce reasonable rules. You have to follow the rules your parents set. You have the right to expect your parents to keep you safe and take care of you.