Posted On Apr 01

Outdated laws. Michigan House Bill 4248 amends the Michigan Penal Code to make it legal to curse in a woman’s presence.

Every state has outdated laws. Michigan may soon lose two questionable ones. Imagine answering a job application question, “Were you ever convicted of a crime?” with the answer, “Why yes, I was once convicted for using harsh language in an email to a fella who refused to accept my invitation to duel. I had to pay a fine of $750 for the bullying tone of my email.” Perhaps a law regulating “duels” is an outdated one?

Here is the first outdated law that may be repealed in 2015: ...Read More