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Is it legal to own an otter?
Answer: No, it is not legal to own a sea otter as a pet. Read on to find out the exception to this rule… In the United States, it is not legal to own a sea otter as a pet. Otters are wild animals and are protected by law. The MMPA (The Marine Mammal Protection […]
When is it legal to pepper spray someone?
Answer: When it is self defense, pepper spray is legal. Pepper spray is a type of chemical irritant that is often used for self-defense. Thankfully, self defense is a constitutional right for anyone in the United States. Ub all U.S. states, it is completely legal to use pepper spray in self-defense or in defense of […]
Is it legal to drink in a limo?
Answer: Yes, it is legal to drink while riding as a passenger in the back of a limousine. The laws around having open containers while riding in a car are usually very clear. For example, in all states in the U.S., open containers are illegal. For example, it is not legal while driving as a […]
Is it legal to sleep in your car?
Answer: Yes and no, depends on the state. In most cases, it’s legal to sleep in your car in areas such as: Some general rules that apply to sleeping in your car. Here are some specific laws by state. State Overnight parking at rest stops? Sleeping in car laws Alabama No No parking on highways. […]
Is it legal to marry your first cousin?
Answer: Yes and no, depends on which state. Fun fact: 99% of all cousin marriage proposals are made by men. Ok, not really a fact, we just made that up. But would anyone be surprised if this was the case?! Below is a table that lists each state in the U.S. and whether or not […]
Is it legal to euthanize your dog at home?
Answer: In most states in the U.S., it is illegal for a person to euthanize a dog at home. Animal euthanasia, also known as mercy killing or assisted suicide, is the act of intentionally ending the life of an animal in a humane manner, typically to relieve suffering. If your dog is in terrible pain, […]
Is it Legal to Backup on an Expressway?
Answer: No, it is not legal to backup on an expressway or freeway. Of course it isn’t legal to to in reverse while on an expressway. If you are asking this question, you may need to watch this video clip below. Why isn’t it legal? Because you are much more likely to cause an accident […]
50 Strange Laws from different states in the U.S.
It’s no secret that there are many ridiculous laws that exist in the United States. For example, did you know it is illegal to shoot a buffalo from a second story of a hotel in Texas? Or that it is illegal to sell your eye (or your heart, kidneys, liver, lungs, skin and other organs […]
Strange Texas Laws
Many states in the U.S. have strange, shocking or stupid laws, Texas included. In Texas, it is illegal to buy or sell human organs Texas law forbids selling of: If you had planned on starting craigslistbodyparts.com, cancel those plans. The full text is as follows: § 48.02. Prohibition of the Purchase and Sale of Human […]
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