About The Book

Ignorance Is No Defense, A College Student’s Guide to North Carolina Law is a readable, informative guide about laws in North Carolina that affect college students. Packed with useful – and often surprising – information about laws in North Carolina and the consequences for violating them, this book is designed to help college students make informed decisions and avoid trouble with the law. It covers a wide range of important topics, including:

  • Rights and Obligations on College Campuses
  • Constitutional Rights in Searches and Arrests
  • Underage Drinking
  • Fake IDs
  • Possession of Drugs
  • Driving After Consumption and Impaired Driving
  • Sex Crimes (including Date Rape)
  • Assault
  • Theft
  • Trespass
  • Crimes Committed in Group Settings
  • Landlord/Tenant