4 Crazy Weird Laws in Michigan That You Probably Didn’t Know About
Laws are created to protect our general rights and safety. But there are some laws that are simply odd and weird. Each and every state has its own shares of weird laws and here are 4 from the State of Michigan that you probably haven’t heard before.
No man may seduce and corrupt an unmarried girl
Any man who shall seduce and debauch any unmarried woman shall be guilty of a felony, punishable by imprisonment in the state prison not more than 5 years or by fine of not more than 2,500 dollars; but no prosecution shall be commenced under this section after 1 year from the time of committing the offense.
No selling of cars on Sundays
It shall be unlawful for any person, firm or corporation to engage in the business of buying, selling, trading or exchanging new, used or second-hand motor vehicles or offering to buy, sell, trade or exchange, or participate in the negotiation thereof, or attempt to buy, sell, trade or exchange any motor vehicle or interest therein, or of any written instrument pertaining thereto, on the first day of the week, commonly called Sunday.
Riding a train while drunk is illegal
No person shall while in an offensive state of intoxication enter or be on or remain upon any railway train or interurban car as a passenger.
Adultery is illegal, but can only be punished upon a complaint by the affected husband or wife.
Any person who shall commit adultery shall be guilty of a felony; and when the crime is committed between a married woman and a man who is unmarried, the man shall be guilty of adultery, and liable to the same punishment.
Complainant and time prosecution to be commenced?No prosecution for adultery, under the preceding section, shall be commenced, but on the complaint of the husband or wife; and no such prosecution shall be commenced after 1 year from the time of committing the offense.
750.31 Adultery; complaint and time of prosecution. Sec. 31.
This are just few of the many odd laws in Michigan. Fore more crazy laws, you can check out this post: 24 Crazy Laws in Michigan That You Probably Didn’t Know About