I Love Dumb Laws

Cause there had to be a reason! 129 People

    From My State!

    Delaware • Delaware prohibits horse racing of any kind on Good Friday and Easter Sunday. • In Delaware it is illegal to get married on a dare. • In Delaware you may not sell dead people for money without a license. • It is illegal to fly over any body of...
    Aminik Aminik
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Oct 2, 2007

    Gravity - More Than a Good Idea - It's the Law

    In France, it's illegal for a man to eat Camembert while having sex with his business partner's mistress.  (It's considered disrespectful to the Camembert.)
    ElLagarto ElLagarto
    56-60, M
    7 Responses Oct 2, 2007


    Not some old forgotten statute, but current news: The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a challenge to Alabama's ban on the sale of sex toys, ending a nine-year legal battle and prompting a warning to store owners to be prepared to clean off their shelves. The...
    chovhani chovhani
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Oct 3, 2007

    A Few Of My Favorites...

    A few old laws that have never been taken off the books. These are only in the state of Maryland and PA, as those are the only states I have ever lived.1. In Maryland, it is illegal to have oral sex. No joke!2. In PA, a man is not allowed to purchase alcohol without the written...
    ladyzantorian ladyzantorian
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 24, 2012

    Men And Women

    No hanky panky allowed in Connecticut.. A person who commits any unnatural and lascivious act with another person commits a misdemeanor of the second degree, is punishable offense. It is illegal for unmarried couples to commit lewd acts and live together. A Illinois state law...
    deleted deleted
    Mar 15, 2013

    Honk Your Horn

    The Ohio driver’s education manual states that you must honk the horn whenever you pass another car. Lawrence, Ks- All cars entering the city limits must first sound their horn to warn the horses of their arrival. In Rhode Island- One must make a loud noise before passing a...
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    Feb 25, 2013

    Haha You Won't Believe These

    You may not sing in the bathtub. You may not catch a fish with your hands. A person is not eligible to become Governor if he/she has participated in a duel. (most of these were during the 1700's and stuff but they are still funny)
    aBlackRoseBurial aBlackRoseBurial
    26-30, M
    1 Response May 5, 2008

    I Love These Ones

      • In Athens, Greece, a driver's license can be lifted by the law if the driver is deemed either 'poorly dressed' or 'unbathed...
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Oct 2, 2007
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