Jun 29

Bizarre laws: The Weirdest Laws

untitledA lot of us thought we knew most common laws, these are orders from the government that needs to be followed and respect by the society. If you choose to step outside these laws, you may be fined or charged of whatever it might be that you don’t follow. As we all know, the government or even the police officers might arrest you if you break a law. However, there are instances that we can’t understand why we are arrested or questioned something that is unbelievable to be prohibited by the government. They called this as bizarre laws. Yes, bizarre law is very common to United States of America. This is enacted by the government for the American citizens to follow. But you may believe it or not, bizarre laws are stupid laws that are hard to believe that exists. Most laws are made to protect the interest of the society. There are also laws that are just illogical, impractical and even unexplainable. Bizarre laws are laws that really don’t make sense. You might ask yourself why it exists but it is. Here are some bizarre laws that you must be aware of which would surely make you laugh. A lot of these laws are from the time before we had any real politics, but they still stand, even though it’s rare they are enforced. Here we are just taking a look at some of the US laws, if you also had to include som of the EU politics then the list wouldn’t end.

Bulletproof Vest Laws
Did you know that there is a law in New Jersey which would surely puzzled your mind? Yes, it is all about being illegal to wear bulletproof vest while committing a murder? Yes, this is
released by the government in New Jersey. So, you might be wondering how this happen and why this kind of silly and stupid law has been practiced and enacted.

Halloween Laws
There are some states that disallow wearing kids’ masks during Halloween. They ban wearing masks even it is Halloween. Finding a kostume with a mask may also be illegal. What would be Halloween without even wearing masks? Wearing masks in public in Alabama is illegal. Kiddies need to have a permit from the sheriff to wear mask in Walnut, CA. According to them, this will keep the society safe from any accidents or instances like being on danger just because of the masks. For instance, wearing Spiderman masks would be dangerous for kids in Arizona. Kids might be so much excited of their masks and accidentally jay walked because of their excitement, so this is illegal.

Silly Fishing Laws
It is not allowed to do whale fishing in Nebraska, Oklahoma or Utah. There is also a law in Ohio to refrain from whale fishing on Sundays.

Bingo Laws
It has been said that you can’t play bingo games that would last for more than 5 hours in North Carolina. It is said that you must call your lawyer once you played bingo games in hours. It is fine to bingo for fours and half hours.

Rabbit Laws
In Wyoming, it is not allowed to take pictures of a rabbit during the month of June. In this state, rabbits need to have a picture taking break and there are only 11 months available for rabbit picture taking.

Wearing False Teeth Laws
It is illegal in Vermont for the women to wear false teeth, without specific permission from their husband.

These stupid laws really exist no matter how you reacted about it and even through a lot of similar laws have been “fixed” recently, there are still a many crazy laws left out there. Read more strange law examples here at poland-epp.eu