Friday, April 10, 2009

Top Ten Dumbest Laws in America Today

I came across the Top Ten Dumbest Laws in America while doing reasearch for my paper, Vigilantism is Justifiable if the Structure of Governement falls apart...

Here is the list....

10- It is illegal for children to go trick-or-treating in Virginia

9- It is illegal to drive a camel on the highway in Nevada

8- It is unlawful to ride a horse under the influence in Colorado

7- In Florida, a special law prohibits unmarried women from parachuting on Sunday or she shall risk arrest, fine, and or jailing.

6- In California, ANY Animals..including humans...are banned from mating publicly within 1,500 feet of a tavern, school or place of worship.

5- In Wisconsin, Margarine may not be substituted for butter in restaurants unless it is requested by the customer.

4- In Illinois, You may be arrested for vagrancy if you do not have at least one dollar bill on your person.

3- While in Nebraska and if your child burps during church, you as parent may be arrested.

2- It is unlawful to keep Donkeys in bathtubs in Georgia.

1- Texas just recently passed an anti-crime law that requires ALL criminals to give their victims 24 hours notice, either orally or in writing, and to explain the nature of the crime to be committed.


  1. In michigan if a robber gets hurt in your house, he can file a lawsuit... I think that should be in the top ten for sure....

  2. in nyc it is illegal for a man to be in time square wearing a black trenchcoat with a melted vanillia icecream cone in there back left pocket on a sunday afternoon, that sould be number one for sure haha