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Which of the following best defines the concept of parens patriae?

▸ The state must hold parents responsible for the misbehavior of their children.

▸ The state must defer to a child's parents when that child misbehaves.

▸ The state must protect its citizens from misbehaving young people.

▸ The state is the ultimate parent of all minors and therefore has final responsibility for its younger citizens.
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The state is the ultimate parent of all minors and therefore has final responsibility for its younger citizens.
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