Oklahoma House Approves 'Cody's Law'


Tuesday, March 8th 2011, 10:27 pm
By: News On 6


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OKLAHOMA CITY -- Parents who let their kids host wild parties could face tougher punishments.

The House passed "Cody's Law" on Tuesday.

The bill is named after Cody Greenhaw, a Tulsa teenager who died from a drug and alcohol overdose.

Under the bill, anyone who allows underage drinking on their property could be charged with a misdemeanor and face $500 fines.

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