According to the Tennessee Constitution, it’s illegal to hold public office if a person has been in a duel.
As the law states, there will be no public office positions for anyone “fighting in a duel, or knowingly be the bearer of a challenge to fight a duel, or send or accept a challenge for that purpose, or be an aider or abettor in fighting a duel.”
Virginia Legally Hates Raccoons
The people of Virginia really hate raccoons. In this state, it's illegal to "hunt or kill any wild bird or wild animal, including any nuisance species" on Sundays.
Raccoons, however, are perfectly acceptable to hunt or kill, even if it is on a Sunday.
Vermont Airdries Everything
Vermont’s commitment to sustainability and energy conservation goes so far it even gets the law involved. In Vermont, it's illegal to prohibit clotheslines.
The law forbids regulations that prohibit "clotheslines, or other energy devices based on renewable resources."
North Dakota Pigeons Sound Lucky
Pigeons are everywhere and as annoying as they seem, North Dakota still requires you to get permission if you want to exterminate one.
State law holds that "no person, firm or corporation shall exterminate pigeons or other wild birds without first having obtained a permit from the Fargo health department."
North Carolina Won't Have You Dressing up
In North Carolina, it's illegal to hold a meeting or demonstration while wearing a mask, hood, or another costume.
The law sounds random but was likely passed way back when people would disguise themselves in white robes and hoods, and often use a burning cross as a symbol of their organization.