When you turn 18 years old, you are now a "legal" adult. You can now vote, make contracts, and be registered for Selective Service. But you will also be treated as an adult in court. So you need to understand, respect, and obey the law.

On this site you will find some of the many laws/legal issues that teens should understand. It is important to remember that if you find yourself in trouble there is help available. You are not alone.

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