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Strange Laws
 
Laws against feminine wiles? It's illegal to drive more than two thousand sheep down Hollywood Boulevard at one time?

Discuss laws that are outrageous, outdated, wasteful, ridiculous and just plain funny here!



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webimpared - 12:10am Aug 5, 2000 PST(#105 of 166)

Again from FL, you may not fart in a public place after 6 P.M. on Thursdays...WHAT?!


webimpared - 03:21pm Aug 6, 2000 PST(#106 of 166)

In Tennessee... you can't shoot any game other than whales from a moving automobile... hollow logs may not be sold... more than 8 women may not live in the same house because that would constitute a brothel... it is illegal to use a lasso to catch a fish... "Crimes against nature" are prohibited... stealing a horse is punishible by hanging... driving is not to be done while asleep... and my all time favorite(drum roll please)...the age of consent is 16, but 12 if the girl is a virgin...WHAT?!?!


Linda Jones - 03:20pm Jan 14, 2001 PST(#107 of 166)

speaking of strange laws just read that you can not get death sentance in the state of Washington for killing a child.You can be sentanced to death for various other crimes but not for killing a child!


mrj6808 - 03:22pm Jan 30, 2001 PST(#108 of 166)

In the State of Florida and other eastern seaboard states it is illegal to have oral sex even if you are married.... How did/would they enforce this law? beyond crazy


Marilyn Dickey - 02:40am Jan 31, 2001 PST(#109 of 166)
This Too Shall Pass

I got this from AMAZING Strange Truths.

Over-Watered Horses!

In Marshaltown, Iowa, it is illegal for a horse to eat a fire hydrant.

I guess they had REALLY thirsty horses!


Marilyn Dickey - 03:26am Feb 5, 2001 PST(#110 of 166)
This Too Shall Pass

Two-Minute Warning

In Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, an officer must honk his horn three times and wait two minutes before walking up to a suspicious car if he/she thinks that the occupants are having sex. From amazing strange truths

Two minutes?!?!?


Marilyn Dickey - 08:43pm Feb 7, 2001 PST(#111 of 166)
This Too Shall Pass

Keep Your Beak Where I Can See It!

In Ontario California, it is unlawful for roosters to crow within city limits.


Mariyn Dickey - 07:24pm Feb 8, 2001 PST(#112 of 166)

You can find strange laws or dumb laws at www.dumblaws.com . This web site has some funny things in it


Marilyn Dickey - 07:50pm Mar 7, 2001 PST(#113 of 166)
This Too Shall Pass

Glowing Butts!

In the fine state of Kansas, a law requires that all pedestrians must wear taillights.

Am I the only person that is finding these strange laws?


P Marlowe - 10:22pm May 4, 2001 PST(#114 of 166)
Glenview 7537 - Hollywood

Are you ready?

Did you know that it is illegal to:

Curse in front of a corpse in Georgia?

Skydive on Sunday if you are an unmarried woman in Florida?

To walk down the street with a duck on your head in Minnesota? (Knowing how cold it gets in Minnesota, I can understand why someone would want to put a duck on their head, ha.)


Rob Lewis - 09:42am May 8, 2001 PST(#115 of 166)
ICQ#31475045

If you put a duck on your head, you're likely to get a lot more than egg on your face.


Fran Hinkel - 07:42am May 10, 2001 PST(#116 of 166)
You can check out anytime you like...but you can never leave!

LOL!


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