Right to counsel

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Legislation, Bypass of Parental Input into Abortion - Minor

Minors seeking a waiver of parental consent to the minor’s abortion must be appointed counsel during any proceeding relating to the petition for waiver if the minor is required to appear in court.  Wis. Stat. Ann. § 48.23(1m)(cm).

Appointment of Counsel: categorical Qualified: no