Funny American laws that you never knew existed

Some are old, and many are not actually enforced, but you won’t believe these hilarious American laws that have been written throughout the years.

1. Bingo games can’t last more than 5 hours in North Carolina.

2. Cutting down a cactus in Arizona can get you up to 25 years in prison.

3. Cars may not be sold on Sundays in Michigan.

4. In Detroit, Michigan it is illegal to willfully destroy your old radio.

5. In Los Angeles County, California when at the beach, you may only throw a Frisbee with the lifeguard’s permission.

6. In the state of New York it is illegal for 2 or more people wearing masks or other face coverings that disguise their identity to congregate in public.

7. It is illegal to play a violin while walking down the street in Augusta, Maine.

8. Bear wrestling matches are prohibited in the state of Alabama.

9. It is a misdemeanor in Florida for an unmarried couple to live together.

10. In Hawaii you may have only one alcoholic drink in front of you at a time when at a bar.

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11. In Oklahoma, people who make ugly, strange or funny faces at dogs may be fined or jailed.

12. Also in Oklahoma, dogs must have a permit signed by the mayor in order to congregate in groups of 3 or more on private property.

13. In Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, it is illegal to whisper in church.

14. Tickling a woman is illegal in Virginia.

15. Milking another person’s cow in Texas could get you in trouble with the law.

16. It is illegal to pronounce Arkansas incorrectly…in Arkansas. For your information, the correct pronunciation is, ar-kan-saw.

17. In Ottumwa, Iowa a man may not wink at any woman he does not know.

18. Wearing a hat while dancing is prohibited in Fargo, North Dakota.

19. You could be sentenced to up to a year in jail for being drunk in a mine in Wyoming.

20. For each time you swear in public in West Virginia, you shall be fined one dollar.

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