Pat McAfee’s Latest Cause: Text 911 and Save a Friend’s Life


By David Woods

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INDIANAPOLIS – As someone who characterized himself as formerly “young and dumb,” Pat McAfee has a message: You won’t get in trouble in Indiana if you’re a minor and text 911 because a friend has had too much alcohol.

It is a message the state has tried to deliver through its Lifeline Law, passed in 2012. The law provides amnesty from prosecution for underage drinking for a person who calls or texts 911 to report a medical emergency or sexual assault.

The law is credited with saving 38 lives so far. But not everyone…click here to continue reading