Kids and the Law was first published in 1996 after a State Bar survey revealed that many kids were unclear about certain laws and the consequences for breaking them. It was revised into its current form in 2001. Print versions are now available in Spanish and Chinese.
To order copies of Kids & the Law: An A-to-Z Guide for Parents, send an e-mail to
Please provide your name, complete mailing address (orders over 20 copies can not be sent to P.O. boxes), the number of copies ordered, choice of “English,” “Spanish” or “Chinese” and a daytime phone number.
Those without access to e-mail should provide the above information in writing to the State Bar of California, Attn: Kids & the Law, 180 Howard St., San Francisco, CA 94105-1639.