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Ignorance of the Law is No Excuse! Get Educated

  • CHCS 9670 RiverTown Rd Fairburn, GA, 30213 United States (map)

Ignorance of the Law is No Excuse and nothing can set back a student worse than an arrest. Parents as well as students don't know about the law and this course is a primer on legal concepts that can help you instill in your children: It's more than Mom and Dad saying don't do it....but the law says so as well. Open to parents and students 12 and over. Note, I do discuss matters connected to sexual offenses and sexting because that is showing up even with our younger folks and Georgia law can be tough on that.

Ages: 12 + Up     Materials Needed: No extra materials needed

About the Teacher: BJ Bernstein is an attorney, legal analyst and speaker. In her 27 years of practicing law which has included serving as a prosecutor, criminal defense attorney and civil rights lawyer her cases have made national headlines and changed the law. She is a frequent commentator on television and radio and appearances include, CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, ABC's Good Morning America, NBC's Today Show and NPR Radio. More info at her law firm website: and her speaking/media site at