I just had a teen move into my house on Valentines day when her mother passed away.. she is my sister in-law we have always been really close, we are a very close family! but when it comes to punishing her its so hard.. she doesnt pull her weight around the house she is on the computer all the time or her cell phone.. well i got her a job at my office so she has money she bought a laptop and a cell phone ( we pay the bill) But she is losing the job cause she is so lazy and doesn't clean right.. ! now they only ways that i can think of punishing her is she cant leave on the weekend and no one can come over... orrr to take her cell when she gets home from school and the computer... but can i take them if she bought them.. she is 15 and i am 22 her brother is 24 idk how much respect she has for us..as her guardiansAnswer Question
Answer by Manda725 at 6:37 PM on Apr. 29, 2011
Answer by But_Mommie at 7:03 PM on Apr. 29, 2011
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Answer by Ethans_Ma at 8:44 PM on Apr. 29, 2011
You house, your rules.
By law, persons who have not reached the age of majority (either 18 or 21) cannot legally own anything. If it's in your house, the law says it's yours. She needs time to grieve. Does she see a therapist?
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