Ludicrous laws and mindless misdemeanors

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J. Wiley & Sons, Mar 30, 1998 - Humor - 244 pages
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Did you know that . . .

In Maine it is illegal to catch a lobster with your bare hands?

A Kentucky law specifies that you must remove your hat if you come face-to-face with a cow on the road?

Arizona has enacted a "veggie hate crimes act" that makes disparaging its produce a crime?

Who says the law must always make sense? This delightful new book proves beyond a reasonable doubt just how absurd our laws can be. Ludicrous Laws and Mindless Misdemeanors takes a hilariously irreverent look at our legal system, featuring downright logic-defying decisions, preposterous defenses, and scores of silly statutes that pepper our nation's law books. Here's the whole truth and nothing but on laughable lawsuits, judicial jokesters, and classic courtroom capers.

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Review: Ludicrous Laws and Mindless Mismeanors: The Silliest Lawsuits and Unruliest Rulings of All Times

User Review  - Alex Seals - Goodreads

Interesting book...I like books with stupid facts, and dumb laws especially appeal to me. This book has some good stuff, but it has some slow parts. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
7
Section 2
12
Section 3
18

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About the author (1998)

Lance S. Davidson is a writer, real estate attorney, and consultant. He has written articles for a variety of journals and is the author of The Ultimate Reference Book: The Wit's Thesaurus.

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