Top 10 Weird Laws In The World

5. Making faces in front of a dog in Oklahoma is a no-no

The authorities in Oklahoma love dogs, which is said to be a man’s best friend. Therefore, there are a series of laws regarding the friendly wagging tails. For instance, if you start making funny faces in front of a dog, you risk being accused of assaulting or abusing the animal. Therefore, be careful about what kind of games you like to play with a dog.

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Funny

4, Smoking in Holland

If you think the drugs are illegal, there are countries like Holland where things are different. For instance, in most Dutch cities, you are free to smoke cannabis openly. On the other hand, the regular tobacco consumption is banned. Therefore, you can have a joint on a bench, but you need to be inside your own home to smoke a regular cigarette.

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Strange

3. Reincarnating without permission is forbidden in China

2007 was a tough year for the Buddhist monks from Tibet, as the Chinese government has forbidden the reincarnation without a written permission from the authorities. The law is very clear and represents an important move against the reincarnation management. Therefore, once you end up dead, reincarnating in a different man or individual is illegal. You are free to do it if you have taken care of all the procedures while you were alive.

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Funny

2. Carefully choose your death place in England

In England, it is illegal to die in any of the governmental buildings. If you feel like dieing, you are supposed to take a deep breath and run outside and then take your last breath. The reason it is forbidden to die in such buildings is simple – most of these constructions are royal palaces or buildings. Therefore, whoever dies in there has the obvious right to be buried with state and royal funerals. However, there are some official names who claim that the legal bases for such regulations can be misinterpreted. Although the law still exists, it is less likely to be applied.

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Funny

1. Chewing gum in Singapore

Singapore is be one of the most appreciated countries of the current times and this is probably because of the strict rules. It hosts an amalgam of races and cultures, yet they all manage to live together in a tight collaboration, without any wars or conflicts. This is because the authorities have always been against the values of the liberal democracy. Therefore, the chewing gum is forbidden. If you think about chewing it on the plane, think twice. You cannot even find it in commerce, or at least not legally. The chewing gum is not the only the most unusual sample, as many other things are forbidden too, which can lead to the harmonious coexistence of so many different people.

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Restrictive