In addition, law enforcement agencies, community
groups and law firms have been ordering copies of Kids & the Law
to distribute to clients, parents and other organizations.
First published in 1996, the guide was reprinted
this month, thanks to a $34,000 grant from the Foundation of the State
Bar. It has been updated on the bar's web site the past several
years, but financial constraints have prevented production of hard
The guide is designed to provide parents a
resource for discussion of the law with their children, touching on
areas such as drugs, curfew, skateboarding and fighting.
All orders for schools are being handled by the
PTA, 930 Georgia St., Los Angeles, CA 90015-1322; 213/620-1100; or firstname.lastname@example.org.
All other orders can be filled by e-mailing email@example.com
or contacting the State Bar's Office of Communications, 180 Howard
St., San Francisco, CA 94105-1639. Orders will be filled until the
supply is depleted.