These 10 Crazy Laws In New York Are Unbelievable
This law was originally enacted to protect carnival workers. 4. It's illegal to release more than 25 helium-filled balloons at a time. warrenski/Flickr. While having such a specific number may seem kind of weird, this one actually makes sense! The releasing of balloons at weddings, gender reveal parties, and other celebrations is extremely
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These Weird Laws In Missouri Are Downright Puzzling
(4 days ago) In Missouri, it is against the law to have or ride a "pocket rocket" in public. Flickr/ Jimmy Smith. For legal purposes, a "pocket rocket" is defined as a mini bike, pocket bike, or mini crotch rocket. (It sounds much dirtier than it is.) 5. In Missouri, all single men between the ages of 21 and 50 must pay an annual tax of one dollar.
15 Weird Laws In Florida That You Might Have Already Broken
(6 days ago) This supposedly has to do with high winds that could blow the doors in. 12. It is illegal to have sexual relations with a porcupine. Flickr/Aleksandr Kavun. Sometimes the law protects you from yourself. 13. Showering naked is prohibited. Flickr/Kevin McShane. I'm sure everyone in Florida has broken this law a few times.
10 Extremely Weird Laws In Pittsburgh
(8 days ago) 4. Keep your dynamite at home when you go fishing. It's illegal to catch a fish with dynamite and, uh, with your hands. Flickr/Jehane. 5. Kids or neighbors singing grating on your nerves? Turn 'em in if they're in the tub. It's against the law to sing in …
10 Weird Pennsylvania Laws In Pennsylvania That Will …
(9 days ago) This is easily most commonly encountered weird Pennsylvania law. 2. You may only buy one package of beer at a time, unless you're at a state-owned beer distributor. This could get problematic with trying to purchase drinks for events or parties! But at …
8 Weird Laws In North Dakota That Will Leave You …
(2 days ago) If you do so between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., however, you’re breaking the law. Sure, a hat may be the perfect complement to your dancing attire, but you have to get rid of it. It’s illegal in North Dakota to wear a hat at a dance or if someone is dancing.
10 Silly, Crazy Laws From the State of Nebraska
(5 days ago) This weird law was enacted in 1887, shortly after Leigh was incorporated. Like most of these other laws, it was ignored when it became illogical, but it was only formally repealed in 1997. Men Aren't Allowed to Run Around With Shaved Chests. Wikimedia.
Weird Laws In GeorgiaHow Many Have You Broken
(6 days ago) 7. It is illegal to take a bath of orange peel. Flickr eFlate. This law was put into place after a lot of oranges rolled into the capital demanding compost instead. 8. In Quitman, It is illegal for a chicken to cross the road. Flickr tdlucas5000. Probably because they're just so tired of being asked why. 9.
Coloradans Are Breaking The Puffer Law Without Even Knowing
(5 days ago) According to the Coloradan, "puffing" is the leading cause of car theft in Colorado, with a reported 6 out of 90 vehicles stolen in 2015 shown to be unattended puffers. Flickr/jondoeforty1. While parking your running car in a closed garage may seem like an easy solution to this law, this is extremely dangerous, as it can cause carbon monoxide
11 Of The Strangest Laws That You'll Only Find In Florida
(1 days ago) Just in case you’re ready to go on a smashing spree, it’s against Florida law to break more than three plates or dishes per day. OR to crack and/or chip the edges of more than four cups and saucers. There goes that Greek destination wedding idea. 9. …
Not Many People Realize That These 10 Things Are Actually
(1 days ago) This is a relatively new law passed last year that makes it a crime to gather data regarding the condition of the environment with the intention of sharing it with the state or federal government. And yes, a photo is considered data. The law seems to be protecting polluters from prosecution and making it a crime to collect evidence against them.
You Won't Believe These Really Weird Laws In Arizona
(8 days ago) Of all the strange things about Arizona laws we looked at, this might have been one of the weirdest. No need to worry about how this will affect your next get-together and potluck; not only was the law completely unenforceable, but the ban on non-workplace potlucks officially ended in 2016.
Here Are 9 Weird Laws In Delaware That Will Surprise You
(5 days ago) The law was originally enacted to discourage and prevent disruptive behavior during church service. Profanity and rude behavior were also banned in houses of worship (which should go without saying). Address: Delaware, USA. Delaware In Your Inbox. Thank you! You'll receive your first …
These May Just Be The 11 Weirdest Laws In Colorado
(5 days ago) 8. You may not mutilate a rock in a state park. Oh. Ok then. ¯\_ (ツ)_/¯. 9. In Colorado, it is illegal to drink and ride. The Centennial State considers horses to be vehicles, so when you sit down and think about it, this law makes sense. Riding while intoxicated isn't a smart idea, even if this wasn't a real law…
These 10 Weird Laws In Maine Are Totally, Utterly Bizarre
(2 days ago) The process of writing a law into the books, voting on it, discussing it, etc, takes a whole lot of time, money, and resources. The same applies for removing said law from the books. So instead, these weird, out-of-date laws remain on the books, because it’s frankly just easier that way. In most cases, none of these weird laws in Maine (or
There's A Law In New Hampshire That Restricts You From
(8 days ago) New Hampshire law (Env-A 1100) puts a limit on how long a car can idle. Idling is defined as an "engine that is burning fuel without performing work." The goal is to help reduce local pollution and the impact idling has on the environment as a whole. The good news is that we do have some leeway.
9 Weird Past And Present Laws In Minnesota
(8 days ago) Not Many People Realize That These 9 Things Are Actually Illegal In Minnesota. We’ve looked at some hilarious Minnesota laws before, but we’re back at it with 9 more that range from silly to downright insane.A recent initiative worked to repeal over 1,100 of Minnesota’s craziest laws, but at one time or another these were likely on the books, and that alone is crazy enough to us!
9 Extremely Weird Laws In Greater Cleveland
(2 days ago) This law doesn't forbid men from rocking a super shiny pair of patent pumps, so at least someone is able to be fashionable in Cleveland. 6. Whether you're in Greater Cleveland or elsewhere in Ohio, keep in mind that it's illegal to fish for whales on a Sunday. Wyland Foundation Website.
Coughlin's Law Kitchen: This Restaurant In Pittsburgh
(2 days ago) Coughlin's Law offers an extensive beer and cocktail menu that includes red honey apple sangria, mixed berry mule, and berry sangria. Facebook/Coughlin’s Law Kitchen and Ale House. Then, kick off your meal with a hearty appetizer - pub pretzels, fried pickles, or brisket nachos, for example.
Don't Break This Weird Law About Heating Up Your Car In
(3 days ago) The specific law, Chapter 90, Section 16A, states that "No person shall cause, suffer, allow or permit the unnecessary operation of the engine of a motor vehicle while said vehicle is stopped." The main reason for this new law is to lower air pollution. The state has found that unnecessarily idling your car can lead to significant air pollution
Here Are 20 Extremely Crazy And Weird Laws In Alabama
(4 days ago) The law was designed to curb Ku Klux Klan activity. Who knew that we'd still be debating masks 80 years later! 10.) It's illegal to put an ice cream cone in your back pocket. StockSnap/Pixabay. We're not really sure why you'd want to do this, as it sounds quite messy. Apparently, it was once common to steal horses away from carriages by luring
7 New Laws In Pennsylvania That Go Into Effect In 2020
(4 days ago) Smokers and vapers will now have to be 21, instead of 18, to purchase cigarettes and other smoking/vaping products in Pennsylvania. The new law will go into effect in July. 4. Firefighters can now train online. The new law, based on Senate Bill 146, will …
First Woman Law Student In Illinois Graduated From A
(8 days ago) The first woman law student in the United States graduated from a school in Chicago, Illinois. The story of this woman’s life is unique and interesting, and it deserves to be told. Check it out: During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
7 Weird and Crazy Laws In North Dakota
(5 days ago) When it comes to crazy laws, North Dakota certainly has its fair share. Even though these laws aren’t necessarily heavily enforced today, at some point they made it into the state law books. It makes you curious what exactly happened that they had to make laws about some of these things.
Weird And Funny Laws In New Jersey
(7 days ago) It is against the law for a man to knit during fishing season. Flickr/Patti Haskins. He needs to protect those precious reeling fingers. 4. It is illegal to slurp your soup. Flickr/jeffreyw. Slurping may be considered rude in other places but in New Jersey it is illegal. 5. …
Find Out The 7 New Laws Going Into Effect In 2020 In Georgia
(9 days ago) The law known as the "Title Ad Valorem Tax: Used Cars and Tax Rate” will ultimately lower title and valorem tax on new cars from 7% to 6.6% through June 2023. This means that it will likely cost you less to purchase a new car in Georgia. However, this may also affect used car lots, which will begin being calculated on the retail sales price
These 12 Weird Laws In Oregon Will Have You Scratching
(4 days ago) Just stay calm, focus on driving, and avoid any kind of speed racing. This is actually pretty solid advice! 8. In Portland, Oregon, you cannot get married at a skating rink. flickr/ Prayitno. You'll have to find another venue! 9. It is against the law to use canned corn as fishing bait.
7 Weird Laws In Tennessee You Have Probably Broken At
(Just Now) 1. To all you ladies out there: It's illegal for you to call a man and ask him out on a date. Welcome to 1868, girls. It's interesting. 2. You most likely haven't broken this law - yet. If you ever plan on panhandling in Memphis, know that you're going to have to purchase a $10 permit from the city.
11 Weird Laws In Vermont That Will Make You Shake Your Head
(1 days ago) Not Many People Realize That These 11 Things Are Actually Illegal In Vermont. Vermont is known for being open minded, but for a state that is known for its liberal views, these crazy laws may leave you a bit puzzled.
The Hot Dogs And French Fries At Law Dogs In South
(9 days ago) The Hot Dogs And Fries From Law Dogs In South Carolina Are Roadtrip-Worthy. Dining out in the Palmetto State is way more fun when its preceded by a road trip filled with anticipation for the flavors ahead. If you’re a fan of hot dogs, then just wait until you try the selections at Law Dogs located only a few miles from the Inman exit from
You Won't Believe These 10 Things Are Illegal In Connecticut
(Just Now) Most people think cattle branding began in the west, but it actually originated in Connecticut, with the pig branding law. 3. Politicians are not allowed to campaign at a town dump. This one's probably for the best. I wouldn't want to attend a rally at a …
A Law In West Virginia Prohibits You From Idling Your Car
(5 days ago) That’s right. West Virginia law prohibits drivers from leaving their cars idling while unattended. Flickr/Governor Earl Ray Tomblin. The law states, in fact, “No person driving or in charge of a motor vehicle shall permit it to stand unattended without first stopping the engine, locking the ignition, [and] removing the key.”.
These 21 Hawaiian Laws Will Leave You Scratching Your Head
(3 days ago) These 21 Hawaiian Laws Will Leave You Scratching Your Head In Confusion. While the beautiful Aloha State, along with the rest of the country, has several laws that were created with the utmost concern for public safety in mind, there are a few laws that are so obscure that not many people seem to know about them — even police officers.
Some Of These Weird Laws In Arizona Aren't Real, But Many Are
(4 days ago) 8. You cannot spit in Goodyear without facing the consequences. cmiper/Flickr. Spitting is gross and it seems the folks in Goodyear agree. However, they take the law a bit far by instituting a fine of up to $2500 under article 1-8 of their city code. Oof. 9. It …
One Of The Most Majestic Libraries In The World Is In Iowa
(Just Now) Iowa's State Law Library is located in the Capitol building in the state capital of Des Moines. It is one of the biggest libraries in the United States and houses more than 100,000 volumes. Yelp/Brittany S. The library provides Iowa lawmakers, government employees, the Iowa legal community and the general public with a highly specialized legal
13 Weird Laws In Mississippi That Will Leave You Baffled
(1 days ago) Several cities around the state have their own fair share of weird laws, including Oxford, where it’s against the law to cheer, unless, of course, there’s a reason to. In Oxford, it’s also illegal to drive around the town square more than 100 times in a single session. Another town with an unusual law on the books is Hazelhurst.
This New Hawaii Law Bans Texting While Crossing The Street
(5 days ago) The fee for breaking this law increases with the number of infractions: first time violators will be fined $15 to $35. If you are caught a second time in less than a year, the fine will be $35 to $75, and third-time offenders will be forced to pay up to $99. The ban applies to all screens, including cell phones tablets, video games, and cameras
10 Weird Laws In Kentucky That Are Totally Bizarre
(2 days ago) 10. Speaking of throwing things, in Kentucky, throwing eggs at a public speaker could result in up to one year in prison. Wiblick/Flickr. Ironically, this law was repealed in 1975, but it might be one of the few old, weird laws in Kentucky that is actually enforced today. We cannot imagine someone not getting in trouble for throwing eggs or
Many May Not Realize That These 11 Things Are Actually
(1 days ago) 5. In Anchorage it is illegal to let your dog ride freely in the back of your truck. Flickr - Mike Lewinski. If the animal is cross tethered or in a secure cage, then you should be good. But the law is in place to keep your animal from being objected or thrown from the vehicle. Keep the pooches safe, y'all!
The New Law In Oklahoma That Will Affect All Left Lane Drivers
(Just Now) The new law will make roads safer and reduce road rage incidents and accidents. New signs are going up around the state to remind drivers not to impede the left lane. Go ahead and start practicing the new law now, so you're not one of those drivers paying out $235 dollars when the new law …
This Courtyard Is One Of Michigan's Most Beautiful Places
(3 days ago) The William W. Cook Law Quadrangle, known more affectionally as “the Law Quad,” is the place to be for law students attending the University of Michigan. It contains housing for aspiring lawyers, classrooms, and a breathtaking library. The Law Quad was dedicated on the 15th of June, 1934, with a whole slew of high-ranking speakers in
11 Extremely Weird Laws In Buffalo
(8 days ago) 2. Slurping soup. Tim Wright - Flickr. We're all about the manners here in Buffalo. Please sip your soup quietly! 3. Making eye contact or talking in elevators. Aaron - Flickr. According to this New York State law, "one must talk to no one, and fold his hands while looking toward the door."
16 Strange And Quirky Laws Of SC
(9 days ago) 14. It is illegal to dance in public in Lancaster, SC. Vladimir Pustovit/Flickr. I'm sure there have been quite a few to break this law. Reminiscent of "Footloose" in a sense. 15. Eating ripe and juicy watermelon in the Magnolia St. Cemetery is forbidden. andriuXphoto/Flickr.
14 Things That Are Actually Illegal In Kansas
(4 days ago) 2. (In Dodge City) It is illegal to spit on a sidewalk. This shouldn't have to be a law; it's a common courtesy! 3. (In Derby) It is illegal to pee on the side of a building. Again, common sense/courtesy Just saying. 4. Throughout the state, it is illegal to shoot a rabbit from a motorboat