The word “affluenza” has been pegged to a Texan teen who last year who got drunk with his friends and took them for a joyride in his father’s pick-up truck and crashed, killing four people. The defense claimed he suffered from affluenza, too rich to know right from wrong. A judge ordered the teen to an unspecified rehab facility in Texas, until they decide he’s completed his treatment. Many say he’s getting off easy after killing four people.
May 22, 2019