You may not have always had an interest in the law. Many kids might consider legal matters to be unimportant. And if you are not yet a legal adult, you might think you do not have to truly take responsibility for your actions. However, that is not necessarily the case.
Perhaps you have never been in a situation where you had to think about how certain laws relate to you and why they should matter. However, if you were arrested or charged with a juvenile offense, is it extremely important to learn about the laws that apply to you.