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Discuss laws that are outrageous, outdated, wasteful, ridiculous and just plain funny here!



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Maggie Cat - 06:43pm Oct 11, 2003 PST(#130 of 166)
"No fur, no paws, no tail. They run away from mice. They never get enough sleep. How can you help but love such an absurd animal?"- Catnip For The Soul

Oo, do you think I can get that passed here in Ohio?


Danielle Moore - 05:12pm Oct 15, 2003 PST(#131 of 166)

Sure you can get it passed if your state lawmakers are bored enough.


hahayourastalker - 06:45am Oct 17, 2003 PST(#132 of 166)

this isn't a law but cat pee glows under a black lite


Is_this_normal? - 07:34am Oct 17, 2003 PST(#133 of 166)
There can be no triumph without loss… no victory without suffering… no freedom without sacrifice… (from TROTK trailer) True words even for today.

Hi hahayourastalker. There is a section that is for "useless" facts. That would have been the place to post your fact. Please feel welcome to explore this site. I assure you that you will trully have lots of fun. :-)


Maggie Cat - 12:06pm Oct 17, 2003 PST(#134 of 166)
"No fur, no paws, no tail. They run away from mice. They never get enough sleep. How can you help but love such an absurd animal?"- Catnip For The Soul

Useless Facts can be found by using the grey bar on the left of your screen and going to Social Lounge and then Just For Fun Areas.


Fran Hinkel - 07:02am Oct 20, 2003 PST(#135 of 166)
You can check out anytime you like...but you can never leave!

Thanks, (((((ITN and Maggie)))))!


BabyMelany - 09:10pm Nov 14, 2003 PST(#136 of 166)

Ohio: No one may be arrested on Sunday or on the Fourth of July.


BabyMelany - 09:15pm Nov 14, 2003 PST(#137 of 166)

Illinois

Kenilworth
A rooster must step back three hundred feet from any residence if he wishes to crow. Hens that wish to cackle must step two hundred feet back from any residence.

Kirkland
Bees are not allowed to fly over the village or through any of Kriland's streets.

Moline
Ice skating at the Riverside pond during the months of June and August is prohibited.

There is a ban on unnecessary repetitive driving on 23rd Avenue.


maria espinosa - 09:04pm Nov 24, 2003 PST(#138 of 166)

Did you know that it was once law to say "Bless you" to some one that sneezed?


Casey 4 - 06:11pm Dec 16, 2003 PST(#139 of 166)

Here is a few my father know, I usually don't do this kind of thing but it sounded interesting

Georgia

It is illegal to use profanity in front of a dead body which lies in a funeral home or in a coroners office.

Donkeys may not be kept in bathtubs.

Signs are required to be written in English.

No one may carry an ice cream cone in their back pocket if it is Sunday

South Carolina

It is illegal to display a confederate flag on a courthouse.

By law, if a man promises to marry an unmarried woman, the marriage must take place.

It is considered an offense to get a tattoo.

Horses may not be kept in bathtubs

When approaching a four way or blind intersection in a non-horse driven vehicle you must stop 100 ft from the intersection and discharge a firearm into the air to warn horse traffic.

Every adult male must bring a rifle to church on Sunday in order to ward off Indian attacks.

It is a capital offense to inadvertently kill someone while attempting suicide.

A person must be eighteen years old to play a pinball machine.


Leighsa Bradford - 03:39pm Jan 21, 2004 PST(#140 of 166)

In London, UK, it is illeagal to beat your wife after 9pm, because it makes too much noise, and all taxicabs must carry a bale of hay in the trunk (they don't, of course) and if you give someone a ride it is illegal to ask them for gas money, as you are not a registered cab driver.


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