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underage

below the required or standard age, esp below the legal age for voting or drinking
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"You had no appreciation or awareness of the implications of having underage sex.
Underage proxy test purchases were conducted as part of the crackdown, and an off-licence was caught serving alcohol to two 14-year-old customers.
A local official told Dawn on Monday that reckless motorcycle driving was a major cause of road accidents in the district as most of motorcyclists involved in them were either underage or inexperienced.
A police spokesman on Friday said the crackdown was part of the ongoing campaign against underage drivers.
All the vehicles driven by underage people would be impounded for three days while it has been directed to register a case against the people involved in one-wheeling.
During the hearing, the petitioner woman informed the bench that two underage boys Ali Sher 12 and Hamza 14 had been arrested by police in a theft case allegedly done by their elder brother.
"Underage drinking and fake IDs are not only illegal but can lead to reckless decisions with lifelong consequences," Governor Cuomo said.
Imtiaz Khuhawar, the Station House Officer, told this scribe that after following information with respect to marry of an underage girl aged around 10 years at village Mahro Marri police immediately raided at village and succeeded in arresting groom named Soomaar Soomro aged around 45 years, resident of village Younis abad next to Shikarpur, and recovered a-10-year old girl named Malookan by caste Shaikh daughter of Hanif Shaikh and shifted the victim girl to women complaint cell Shikarpur and accused has been kept under police custody, SHO informed.
Islamabad Traffic police has constituted special squads for carrying out operation against underage drivers.
After receiving a tip-off about underage drinking, the police secured a court order and rushed to the scene of the carnival party.
The regional office will work to clamp down on illegal and underage gaming, as well as ensure that the requisite gaming revenue due government is earned and used for development.
LAHORE -- The Lahore High Court on Wednesday imposed a ban on underage drivers.