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§ 90‑95.7.  Participating in a drug violation bya minor.

(a)        A person 21 years of age or older who purchases or receivesa controlled substance from a minor 13 years of age or younger who possesses,sells, or delivers the controlled substance in violation of G.S. 90‑95(a)(1)is guilty of participating in a drug violation of a minor.

(b)        Mistake of age is not a defense to a prosecution under thissection.

(c)        A violation of this section is a Class G felony. (1998‑212, s. 17.16(h).)