50 Bizarre State Laws US States

50 Bizarre State Laws

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Whether they are leftovers from a forgotten time, laws that only make sense in a very specific region, or just the creation of a politician who was drunk or insane, there are some really strange laws in the United States. Each state has its share of crazy laws, but we have chosen one from each of them. You will be amazed at what is illegal (and sometimes what is allowed) in your home state.
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    It is illegal to wear a fake mustache that causes laughter in church.

    Section 13A-12-1

    Certain acts prohibited on Sunday.


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    No one may tie their pet dog to the roof of a car.

    9.36.150 Carrying animals on outside of vehicle. No person driving a motor vehicle shall transport any animal in the back of the vehicle in a space intended for any load on the vehicle on a street unless the space is enclosed or has side and tail walls to a height of at least 46 inches extending vertically from the floor, or the animal is cross tethered to the vehicle, or is protected by a secured container or cage, in a manner which will prevent the animal from being thrown, falling or jumping from the vehicle.

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    It is illegal for men and women over the age of 18 to have less than one missing tooth visible when smiling.


    This law was implemented during the Wild West days in order to encourage the people in the town to make dentistry more of a priority.

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    Honking one’s car horn at a sandwich shop after 9pm is against the law.

    Little Rock
     Sec. 18-54. Sounding of horns at sandwich shops. No person shall sound the horn on a vehicle at any place where cold drinks or sandwiches are served after 9:00 p.m. (Code 1961, § 25-74)

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    In Chico, California it is illegal to own a green or smelly animal hide.

    9.24.010 Hides.

    It shall be unlawful for any person to keep, store, or have in his possession, any green hide or any hide giving off an offensive odor.


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