CARLYLE (AP) — A southern Illinois teenager who threw a punch that killed another teen has been sentenced to probation.T
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You will see in many cases such as this that the family goes after someone who purchased the alcohol or adults who organized the party. The teen who threw the fatal punch most likely has no money. They are seeking someone who has money or insurance coverage. No money damages will replace the person, however this is all the law allows in terms of civil recovery.