Originally Posted by Charlyc
Plus there will always be irresponsible youth in all countries, that's why they are 'young', but countries that have a health system safety net can pick him up if the worst happens during his years of foolishness but in america he will most likely end up a bankrupt . . .
Hmm. Based on your understanding of American law, Charlyc:
a) What does it mean to be "bankrupt"?
b) What happens to a person who is legally declared "bankrupt"?