Teaching Responsible Drinking By Allowing Teens to Drink Under Supervision Backfires

parents drinking with teens

Allowing teens to drink backfires.

Parents begin to worry as prom night approaches.  They are worried about what might happen during after hour parties.  Some parents might be tempted to try to teach their high schoolers to drink responsibly – by allowing them to consume alcohol under supervision.

 

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Study Shows Underage Drinking Laws Do Save Lives

Study Shows Underage Drinking Laws Do Save Lives 

Underage drinking laws save lives

State laws that prohibit people under the age of 21 from buying or possessing alcohol, and from driving with any amount of alcohol in their system, save 732 lives each year in the United States, according to a study examining 23 years of research on the subject.

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‘Sexting’ Laws Stir Up Controversy In The Legal System

So-Called ‘Sexting’ Laws Too Cloudy

“Sexting” — the act of sending naked pictures via text message — has stirred controversy in many communities and in the legal system at large as teenagers have been charged with pedophilia and forced to register as sex offenders for transmitting and receiving nude photos of underage individuals.

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