Monday, September 04, 2000

Results of our news poll

        We got 48 responses to the question:

        Do you think parents should be held responsible for their underage children's actions when they break the law?

        • 48% Yes. Parents are responsible for their children, so they should also face fines or jail time.

        • 27% Yes. Parents share responsibility, so they should face fines if kids break the law.

        • 2% No. Children are accountable for their own actions.

        • 23% No. Parents share responsibility, but they should not be punished by the law.

        Thanks to everyone who participated.

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