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11 Bizarre State Laws You Won’t Believe Are Still On The Books


11 Bizarre State Laws You Won’t Believe Are Still On The Books

Growing up in Oklahoma, I remember my dad having to cross state lines in order to add another tattoo to his sleeve. I also remember those shops being the first thing I’d see when I made my way over to Texas or Arkansas on road trips, knowing that it was the perfect spot for those of us wanting some ink done, but unable to find a legal option in our home state.

Luckily, by the time I was old enough to get my first piece of ink, the law had changed and we no longer had to plan long treks out of town to get the job done.

But that isn’t even the strangest law that remained on the books longer than you’d expect. Digging up these 11 examples of bizarre legislation in the United States — whether or not they are still actually strictly observed — was definitely an eye-opening discovery.

Did we miss any laws from your neck of the woods that make zero sense? Let us know in the comments and be sure to SHARE with your friends!

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1. Eye On The Tiger

1. Eye On The Tiger

Exotic pet owners in Ohio have to keep close tabs on their tigers, or any other wild animal (however, I doubt this is a very common choice for most residents.)

For the few who might actually harbor a fierce critter and happen to lose track of the animal, they are required to alert authorities within an hour of them going missing.

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