New York Law Will Hit Parents Of Bullies With Jail Time And Fine

Teenage boys bully classmate in school hallway.Teenage boys bully classmate in school hallway.

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Parents in North Tonawanda, New York could face jail time and a $250 fine under a new law.

After October 1, parents in the Buffalo suburb could be fined $250 and sentenced to 15 days if their child (under 18) breaks curfew, or any other city law (including bullying) twice in 90 days.