Curfews are Safe, Secure, and Specific Essay

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It’s Teen O’clock
“The majority should not be punished and subjected to a licensing curfew because of the bad behavior of the minority.”- Tessa Jowell A curfew is an order or a law that requires people to be indoors after a certain time. Curfews are set in place to keep and maintain public order. Curfews are set by guardians so teenagers can return home by a specific time. Curfews are specific deadlines that mark a period of ending. Do I believe curfews keep teens out of trouble? Though some people may argue that they do not help. I strongly believe that they do. Curfews can keep a family together, keep teens safe and help parents keep an eye on their children. Curfews can keep a family together. Curfews give teens a reasonable time to
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It’s Teen O’clock
“The majority should not be punished and subjected to a licensing curfew because of the bad behavior of the minority.”- Tessa Jowell A curfew is an order or a law that requires people to be indoors after a certain time. Curfews are set in place to keep and maintain public order. Curfews are set by guardians so teenagers can return home by a specific time. Curfews are specific deadlines that mark a period of ending. Do I believe curfews keep teens out of trouble? Though some people may argue that they do not help. I strongly believe that they do. Curfews can keep a family together, keep teens safe and help parents keep an eye on their children. Curfews can keep a family together. Curfews give teens a reasonable time to return home to their parents. Teens can stay out of trouble if they are in the house with family. “Can anyone argue that in a city like Chicago, where children are killing each other every day and where children are outside till 4 and 5 O'clock in the morning, a curfew would not help? It cannot be the only solution to the problem, but it can be part of the solution.” In other words curfews cannot solve every problem but it can be a big step in the solution of a problem. If teens are not outside but inside with their family, in a reasonable time this can keep your child out of trouble. Curfews are safe, secure and specific. These set times can keep teens safe. What if a loved one of yours were to die every day after ten o’clock, how would
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