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University Of Michigan Launches New Alcohol, Drug Policy: ‘We’re Telling Mom And Dad’

The university’s Public Safety Department also will partner more closely with the Ann Arbor Police Department to address violations in off-campus neighborhoods.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12 hours ago


State Senator Seeks To Lighten Penalties For Underage Drinking

Sen. Rich Jones is drafting a bill that would replace misdemeanor charge with a fine for first and second MIP offense.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2015

U-M Fraternity Suspended After Pledge Taken To Hospital

It wasn’t immediately clear whether hazing was involved.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2013

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Bill May Aid Underage Drinkers Seeking Help

Some underage drinkers who seek medical help would get amnesty from prosecution under a bill approved by the Michigan House.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2012

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Mich. Beer Keg Tag Law Takes Effect

Buying a keg of beer now requires a little more paperwork. Starting Tuesday, beer kegs are required to be sold with tags that can identify who bought them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2011

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Mich. Beer Kegs Will Require Tags Starting Nov. 1

Police across the state are getting a new crime fighting tool to catch people who give minors alcohol.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2011

When parents bring up topics like sex, drugs and alcohol, teens can get uncomfortable and feel attacked. Try an approach that is more about listening and less about preaching, to get through to your child. (credit: iStockphoto)

Suggestions For Having ‘The Talk’ During Prom Season

Prom. The time of the year when teens hit the malls in search of the perfect dress or tuxedo. It is also that time when parents search for the perfect words to talk to their kids about sex, alcohol and unhealthy behaviors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2011

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Alcohol Awareness Month Draws Attention To Underage Drinking

April is Alcohol Awareness Month, and the Michigan Liquor Control Commission is encouraging community leaders to take this time to focus on the devastating consequences of underage drinking in their communities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2011

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Michigan Keg Law Faces Repeal

Michigan’s “Truth in Keggers” law is facing repeal before it is ever enforced.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2011