Weird Texas laws you never knew about

Derrick and Courtney share their thoughts on weird laws in Texas.

By Sir Black - Houston Life editor

Texas - Co-hosts Derrick Shore and Courtney Zavala got a kick out of learning about strange laws that exist in The Lone Star State. Here is a short list of a few wacky rules mentioned on the show.

Weird Laws in Texas:

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  1. A recently passed anti-crime law requires criminals to give their victims 24 hours notice.
  2. You cannot shoot a buffalo from the second story of a hotel.
  3. It is illegal to dust any public building with a feather duster.
  4. The entire Encyclopedia Britannica is banned in Texas because it contains a formula for making beer at home.
  5. You cannot milk a strangers cow.
  6. Wire cutters can not be carried in your pocket.
  7. It is illegal to sell one’s eye.

Weird Laws in Houston:

  1. It is illegal to sell Limburger cheese on Sunday.
  2. Beer may not be purchased after midnight on a Sunday, but it may be purchased on Monday.

 For the full list of weird laws, both domestic and international, click here.

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