Dumbest State Laws Part 5
South Dakota: Movies that show police officers being struck, beaten, or treated in an offensive manner are forbidden.
Tennessee: Driving is not to be done while asleep.
Texas: A recently passed anticrime law requires criminals to give their victims 24 hours notice, either orally or in writing, and to explain the nature of the crime to be committed.
Utah: A husband is responsible for every criminal act committed by his wife while she is in his presence.
Vermont: Women must obtain written permission from their husbands to wear false teeth.
Virginia: No animal may be hunted for on Sunday with the exception of raccoons, which may be hunted until 2:00 AM.
Washington: It is illegal to paint polka dots on the American flag.
West Virginia: For each act of public swearing a person shall be fined one dollar.
Wisconsin: It is a class A misdemeanor to wave a burning torch around in the air.
Wyoming: It is illegal to wear a hat that obstructs people's view in a public theater or place of amusement.