The South Carolina Bar Law Related Education (LRE) Division is a service arm of the Bar that since the mid-1980s has provided teachers, school resource officers, juvenile justice personnel and lawyers with resources, materials and technical assistance to teach law and citizenship education. The information in Teen Law 101 is provided as a resource to South Carolina teenagers.
As a young person you are faced with many decisions and sometimes have to make choices that are difficult. Because you may feel pressure from your friends or others to do certain things, you make a decision to do something that could be against the law. Use this guide to learn more about South Carolina laws so that you can make informed decisions and stay out of trouble.