As a parent, you think that your teenager will never run afoul of Minnesota laws. But all it takes is one bad decision or miscalculation to land your son or daughter into legal hot water.
People do a lot of things for their friends without really thinking about the consequences. That could include a favor such as carrying or storing prescription medication for someone else. Maybe your friend has a roommate or spouse that they worry will steal their pills. It's also possible that they are trying to wean themselves off the medication and want to limit their access to it.
Just this past week, an openly gay African-American actor from the television show Empire was allegedly approached by two pedestrians in Chicago, taunted with racial epithets and homophobic slurs, doused with a chemical and had a rope placed around this neck. Now police are searching for suspects to charge with hate crimes. There are many different types of actions that may fall under the umbrella of this offense.