Any person crippling, killing or in any way destroying a
proud female dog that is running at large shall not be
held liable for the damages due to such killing or
"Crimes against nature" are prohibited.
More than 8 women may not live in the same house because
that would constitute a brothel.
It is illegal to use a lasso to catch a fish.
Hollow logs may not be sold.
It is legal to gather and consume roadkill.
Stealing a horse is punishible by hanging.
Driving is not to be done while asleep.
You can't shoot any game other than whales from a moving
It is illegal for a woman to call a man for a date.
You may not have more than five inoperable vehicles on a
piece of property.
When you pull up to a stop sign you must fire a gun out
the window to warn horse carriages that you are coming.
No one may eat ice cream on the sidewalk.
Spitting on the sidewalk is prohibited.
In front of their buildings, all businesses must have a
Panhandlers must first obtain a $10 permit before begging
on the streets of downtown Memphis. (Passed in 1996)
Illegal for a woman to drive a car unless there is a man
either running or walking in front of it waving a red
flag to warn approaching motorists and pedestrians.
It's illegal for frogs to croak after 11 PM.
It is illegal to give any pie to fellow diners. It is
also illegal to take unfinished pie home. All pie must be
eaten on the premises.
An ordinance forbids anyone to sing the song "It
Ain't Goin' To Rain No Mo'."