Underage Drinking & the Law

What parents need to know now about the new Social Host Laws

Bravo Robert Wagner of Blakeley Township, MN

Robert Wagner, a Blakeley Town Board Supervisor in Blakeley Township, Minnesota (and not the Hollywood star), gets to the heart of the problem with the local Social Host Law in Scott … Continue reading

March 26, 2012 · 3 Comments

“Project X” or bigger picture?

Police blame the film “Project X” for a recent rash of teen party break-ins across the country but teens came up with it first.

March 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Crosslake MN passes SHO

A new Social Host Ordinance was passed March 13, 2012 by the City of Crosslake, MN. Although a copy of the ordinance is not up on their website yet, the … Continue reading

March 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Ex-Selectman Elworthy found not guilty

Mark Elworthy was found not guilty by a six member jury in Massachusetts’ Fitchburg District Court today. Elworthy, formerly a Clinton town selectman and currently a member of the finance … Continue reading

March 12, 2012 · 1 Comment

Teens’ take cues on alcohol use from movies?

Is it true? The more teens are exposed to drinking in the movies, the more likely teens are to binge drink, according to a multinational study to be published in … Continue reading

March 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Out-of-town dad first parent charged in Mercer Island WA

The first person to be cited under Mercer Island’s new Social Host ordinance is a dad who was out-of-town and out of the loop at the time of the party. … Continue reading

March 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Serra’s attorney debates law’s constitutionality

Putting aside Constitutional issues and whether former school board member Serra knew kids were drinking at her home, there are troubling moral issues raised by her choice to leave the … Continue reading

March 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

Indiana Lifeline Law passes unanimously

Thanks to the tenacity and drive of a group of Perdue and Indiana University students, the state Senate unanimously passed Bill 274, commonly known as the Indiana Lifeline Law. The … Continue reading

March 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

Charleston attorney locked up

From the “If I only had a brain” files: Claiming that he knew nothing about the underage drinking in his backyard, police found Attorney Mark McKnight awake in his bed. … Continue reading

March 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

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