Originally Posted by L473ncy
The way the law is written technically there is a "magic switch" of sorts. Obviously in practice, it's a bit more murky and minors can be tried as adults in some circumstances.
This isn't because as soon as you turn 18 there's a magic switch for their brain or maturity to increase but rather it's moreso because of liability and covering your ass.
"May you fight with the strength of ten full grown men."