Parents' Guide to

By Michelle Kitt, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Retired judge talks kids' rights and the law. Poster Image

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An old television ad used an egg in a frying pan to warn kids off drugs; ASKTHEJUDGE.INFO skips the metaphor and gets straight to the facts. Retired juvenile and family court judge Thomas A. Jacobs addresses kids' questions with answers and advice that emphasize their rights and why we have laws - to protect us and keep us safe. It's easy to submit questions and Judge Tom responds within 24 hours with straightforward, balanced, and fair answers (he's described as "the most nonjudgmental judge you'll ever come across,"). You get the feeling he just wants kids to understand the law so they can stay out of trouble and lead healthy, happy lives. is an excellent resource for parents and kids.

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  • Genre: Educational
  • Pricing structure: Free
  • Last updated: November 5, 2015

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