Last updated on: 1/25/2012 | Author: ProCon.org

40 States That Allow Underage (under 21) Alcohol Consumption

– UPDATED: 40 States That Allow Underage (under 21) Alcohol Consumption – 40 US states have exceptions to allow underage consumption of alcohol under certain circumstances including medical, educational, or religious purposes. 10 states and the District of Columbia allow no exceptions in their underage alcohol consumption laws. Compare all the state minimum legal drinking age (MLDA) laws in a newly updated edition of one of our most popular resources.