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So apparantly it's illegal to buy peanuts after 7 pm in the state of Alabama...

Of course, it's not enforced. But I love reading all these crazy, silly laws. Do ya'll know of any more?


Asked by renea20 at 12:40 PM on Oct. 9, 2008 in Just for Fun

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  • In California:
    *Animals are banned from mating publicly within 1,500 feet of a tavern, school, or place of worship.
    *It is a misdemeanor to shoot at any kind of game from a moving vehicle, unless the target is a whale.
    *Women may not drive in a house coat.
    *No vehicle without a driver may exceed 60 miles per hour.

    And Specifically in my town:
    *One must seek written permission from the Director of Public Works before playing baseball in a city park.
    *No one may annoy a lizard in a city park.

    Yeah....damn lizards anyways

    Answer by CarolynBarnett at 12:53 PM on Oct. 9, 2008

  • It is also illegal to have sex with a porcupine in AL

    Answer by LovinEveryDay at 12:42 PM on Oct. 9, 2008

  • Its illegal to beat your wife with an object in Arkansas. You can still beat her, just not with an object!

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:49 PM on Oct. 9, 2008

  • In Denver it is unlawful to lend your vacuum cleaner to your next-door neighbor.
    In Devon, Connecticut, it is unlawful to walk backwards after sunset.
    In Hartford, Conn., you aren't allowed to cross a street while walking on your hands
    It is illegal to say "Oh, Boy" in Jonesboro, Georgia
    Idaho state law makes it illegal for a man to give his sweetheart a box of candy weighing less than fifty pounds.

    There's a few more... Cassie, they're not suppose to make sense. I have no idea how or why they were passed, but I find it humorous.

    Answer by renea20 at 12:50 PM on Oct. 9, 2008


    Ok, just got o this website. There's too many for me to mention!

    Answer by renea20 at 12:51 PM on Oct. 9, 2008

  • Oh yeah, there are a ton more, but those were just a few :)

    Answer by CarolynBarnett at 12:54 PM on Oct. 9, 2008

  • Alabama laws: It is illegal for a driver to be blindfolded while operating a vehicle.

    Putting salt on a railraod track may be punishable by death

    Bear wrestling matches are prohibited

    It is illegal to wear a fake moustache that causes laughter in church

    It is illegal for a husband to beat his wife with a stick larger in diameter than his thumb


    Answer by mybabychunk at 12:54 PM on Oct. 9, 2008

  • You may not fart in a public place after 6 P.M. on Thursdays

    It is illegal to eat cottage cheese on Sunday after 6:00 P.M

    Biting someone with your natural teeth is "simple assault," while biting someone with your false teeth is "aggravated assault."

    Answer by mybabychunk at 1:12 PM on Oct. 9, 2008

  • Ohio
    In Ohio, if you ignore an orator on Decoration day to such an extent as to publicly play croquet or pitch horseshoes within one mile of the speaker's stand, you can be fined $25.00.
    In Bexley, Ordinance number 223, of 09/09/19 prohibits the installation and usage of slot machines in outhouses.
    In Oxford, Ohio, it's illegal for a woman to strip off her clothing while standing in front of a man's picture. (ed: ???)

    Answer by salexander at 1:21 PM on Oct. 9, 2008

    ~you cant sniff glue
    ~ oral sex is illegal
    ~ You cant take a bath between the months of october - march
    ~ if an 18 year old boy has an under aged girl in his car without socks and shoes on he can be charged with statutory rape.
    ~ you cant pass a horse on the road
    ~ you cant have a puppet show and get paid for it.
    ~ the value of pi is 3

    Answer by BabyBugsmama at 1:33 PM on Oct. 9, 2008