Larry Lawton, Founder and President of the Reality Check Program and author of Gangster Redemption discuss the law and good choice-making by parents.
Here is the scenario: A few relatives and friends are over for a small holiday party. One of your friends has his 20 year old son with him. The son asks for an alcoholic drink and the father says it is okay. Well, NO IT ISN’T. Here is why:
The young man has only one drink and leaves. On his way home an old lady hits him and she dies, clearly not his fault. A blood test is performed and the young man has a blood alcohol level of .oo1. You as the host of that party are in trouble, giving alcohol to a minor.
This scenario is not uncommon. In today’s society we have to be careful of what our duties are as a parent. We, as parents have to Read More