Dumb Laws

Postby Turkey » Mon Mar 07, 2005 5:02 pm

Post here any dumb laws you know of. These are actually real!! :eek:

California, Chico: Detonating a nuclear device within the city limits results in a $500 fine.

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

Texas, Houston: Beer may not be purchased after midnight on a Sunday, but it may be purchased on Monday.
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Postby cheese » Tue Mar 08, 2005 9:30 am

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Postby Wolv » Tue Mar 08, 2005 9:40 am

Turkey wrote: Texas, Houston: Beer may not be purchased after midnight on a Sunday, but it may be purchased on Monday.


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Postby Caladus » Tue Mar 08, 2005 11:20 am

That just applies to stores. You can buy it in a bar until 2am every nite.
Thanks to the TABC(Texas Alcoholic Baptis....errrr Beverage Comission). :bigdrink:

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A person may not hold public office if he or she has ever participated in a duel. :laser:

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Citation: ?6-5-7. Disqualification by duelling.

Any citizen of this state who shall, either in or out of the state, fight a duel with deadly weapons, or send or accept a challenge so to do, or who shall act as a second, or knowingly aid or assist in such duel, shall ever thereafter be incapable of holding any office of honor, trust or profit in this state.
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Postby lcp03o » Tue Mar 08, 2005 11:29 am

Dont know if this is true,, But I was told a traffic warden can not issue a ticket if they are not wearing there hat?? This means that they are not in full uniform. Not sure if this is true or not but sounds silly,,,
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