Is a private party host legally responsible if a guest became intoxicated and then injured someone driving drunk?

There’s a drunk driver that’s out on the road. The drunk driver hit somebody, hurt somebody.
We find out the drunk driver doesn’t have any insurance but somebody’s really hurt. What are we going to do? Is anybody else accountable? Could anybody else be accountable? Maybe. If the person was at a private party, the host of the private party, they’re never going to be responsible for the conduct of another adult. Florida law just says, there’s no situation where one adult private party host is going to be responsible for another adult. Private party host can be responsible if they gave alcohol to kids, or they let kids drink alcohol in front of [them 00:00:47] but they didn’t give them the alcohol.

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