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A violation of this law is a misdemeanor punishable by up to 6 months imprisonment and/or a fine of up to a $300.
In addition, persons violating any underage drinking law may be sentenced to complete a DUI Alcohol or Drug Use Risk Reduction
Program within 120 days of conviction. Failure to complete the program as prescribed shall be punished by a fine of up to $300 and/or 20 days imprisonment.
Oklahoma youths caught illegally trying to buy alcohol would face hefty fines and community service under a bill passed 45-1 by the state Senate, the Associated Press reported April 12. The Prevention of Youth from Access to Alcohol Act calls for fines of up to $900 and license suspensions of up to two years for minors caught trying to buy alcohol.
As for wither to hire a lawyer, that is up to you. A lawyer may be able to get the charges dropped.
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