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Here are a few interesting state laws and funny things said during
actual court testimony.
It is illegal to be blindfolded while driving.
Dominoes may not be played on Sunday.
It is illegal to wear a fake mustache that causes laughter in church.
Sunshine is guaranteed to the masses.
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.
Women may be fined for falling asleep under a hair dryer, as can the salon owner.
A special law prohibits unmarried women from parachuting on Sunday or she shall risk arrest, fine, and/or jailing.
If an elephant is left tied to a parking meter, the parking fee has to be paid just as it would for a vehicle.
It is illegal to sing in a public place while attired in a swimsuit.
Men may not be seen publicly in any kind of strapless gown.
Having sexual relations with a porcupine is illegal.
It is illegal to skateboard without a license.
When having sex, only the missionary position is legal.
It is illegal to fish for whales on Sunday.
It is illegal to get a fish drunk.
A person is not eligible to become Governor if he/she has participated in a duel.
It is illegal to rob a bank and then shoot at the bank teller with a water pistol.
It is illegal for a liquor store to sell cold soft drinks.
Liquor stores may not sell milk.
You may not swear in front of women and children in the state of Michigan.
It is illegal for bar owners to sell beer unless they are simultaneously brewing a kettle of soup.
Prohibits shooting rabbits from a motorboat.
A fine of $25 can be levied for flirting. This old law specifically prohibits men from turning around on any city street and looking \"at a woman in that way.\" A second conviction for a crime of this magnitude calls for the violating male to be forced to wear a \"pair of horse blinders\" wherever and whenever he goes outside for a stroll.
It is against the law to throw a ball at someone\'s head for fun.
The penalty for jumping off a building is death.
It is illegal to drive without windshield wipers. You don\'t need a windshield, but must have the wipers.
It is illegal for one to shoot a buffalo from the second story of a hotel.
It is illegal to milk another person\'s cow.
A recently passed anti crime law requires criminals to give their victims 24 hours notice, either orally or in writing, and to explain the nature of
the crime to be committed.
Children may not purchase cigarettes, but can smoke them.
You may never leave your car keys in an unattended vehicle.
It is illegal to roam the streets wearing black clothes, felt shoes and black shoe polish on your face as these items are the tools of a cat burglar.
It is illegal to read someone\'s tarot, or give them a psychic reading as these are forms of witchcraft.
Those wishing to use a television must apply for a license.
It is illegal to leave baggage unattended.
Picking up abandoned baggage is an act of terrorism.
Between the hours of 8 AM and 8 PM, 70% of the music in the radio must be by French composers.
It is illegal to leave your house if you are not wearing underwear.
You must wear a shirt while driving a car.
You must pay a fine of $600 in Thailand if you\'re caught throwing away chewed bubble gum on the sidewalk. If you do not pay the fine, you are jailed.
No one may step on any of the nation\'s currency.