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.