In Massachusetts, a person could be fined up to $200 for denying the existence of God.
Law for stubborn or rebellious son
Massachusetts passed a law in 1648 that allowed a parent to put to death a stubborn or rebellious son. The law has been repealed by the legislature.
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In Lexington, Kentucky, it is against the law to carry an ice cream cone in a pocket.
Policemen are allowed to bite a dog if they think it will calm the dog down in Paulding, Ohio.