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 The law has been repealed by the legislature.
Law for smelly people
According to an Atlanta, Georgia, ordinance, "smelly people" are not allowed to ride public streetcars.
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In Massachusetts, a person could be fined up to $200 for denying the existence of God.
In Lexington, Kentucky, it is against the law to carry an ice cream cone in a pocket.