underage drinking

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A Cook County judge has thrown out a lawsuit against a fraternity in the death of a Northern Illinois University student.

Illinois Liquor Control Commission

Violators of the social host law, which takes effect on January 1, 2013, will be guilty of a Class A misdemeanor and subject to a fine of not less than $500.00 when they knowingly authorize or permit underage drinking in their home.