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How Hundreds of Teenagers Were Busted for Underage Drinking in One Night

How Hundreds of Teenagers Were Busted for Underage Drinking in One Night

Hundreds of teenagers were drinking, drunk, sick or passed out at a private homecoming party held at a mansion in an upscale Boca Raton neighborhood on Sunday, according to WPTV News. Police arrived after a medical emergency call from security officers at The Sanctuary. According to the police report, officers found about 100 juveniles drinking outside; five were vomiting and four teenage girls were lying unconscious on the front lawn. Those four teens were taken to Boca Raton Regional Hospital, police said, and six teens and two adults were taken into custody. Inside the $2.7 million, 17,000-square-foot home, police say they found another 500 juveniles, most carrying alcoholic beverages despite appearing to be under the legal drinking age of 21. The party hosts, Shlomo and Jeannie Rasabi, were found in… […]

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Why Serving Alcohol to Minors can Ruin Your Life

Why Serving Alcohol to Minors can Ruin Your Life

Last year, three teens were killed in a car accident after all three had consumed alcohol at an open house party. This year, things are changing everywhere as teenage alcohol consumption dips to a new low, according to the 2009 Florida Youth Substance Abuse Survey. Driver Nicholas Coady, 18, and passengers Connor Graver, 16, and Christopher Briglio, 18 were killed when their jeep slammed into a front-end loader last August on Cove Road in Stuart, Fla. Coady’s blood-alcohol level was 0.251, Graver and Briglio were both impaired. The boys were given an 18-pack of beer from an underage friend, drank some beer before driving to another party. The party was hosted by David Wayne “Bubba” Harper, 28, and Craig D. Frick, 24 who sold $10 cups for a keg. Both… […]

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Underage Drinking and DUI’s in Palm Beach County

Underage Drinking and DUI’s in Palm Beach County

Florida is cracking down on underage drinking and drunk driving. A DUI arrest in Florida is a serious offense. There are severe short and long term consequences. A Florida DUI should be taken very seriously. If you have been arrested for a DUI, you must have an experienced criminal defense attorney on your side to help you fight the charges and rebuild your life. It is important to understand the law and consequences of being arrested for DUI. In the state of Florida, a driver with drugs or alcohol in his or her system can be arrested for a DUI for driving as though impaired. It does not matter how much alcohol is in a driver’s system. Or, a driver can be arrested based on his or her blood alcohol… […]

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