Right to counsel

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Legislation, Bypass of Parental Input into Abortion - Minor

For minors seeking judicial waiver of the parental consent and notification requirements to have an abortion, Okla. Stat. tit. 63, § 1-740.3(C) states that "The court shall advise the pregnant unemancipated minor that she has a right to court-appointed counsel and, upon her request, shall provide her with counsel."

Appointment of Counsel: categorical Qualified: no