FREE SPEECH ZONE | Social Ordinance

Underage drinking is without a doubt a major concern on college campuses and law enforcement nationwide has been brainstorming ways to improve this dangerous problem. Various cities in Minnesota, including Minneapolis and Saint Paul, have passed the Social Host Ordinance Law in an effort to make harsher consequences for underage drinking. This law states that the blame will be placed upon one individual, the host of the party at which underage drinking is taking place. In the city of Minneapolis, the violator may be given up to a $1000 fine and 90 days in jail. In theory, this call to action seems like a good solution, but will it cause more problems? Continue Reading