Tahquamenon Falls, Upper Michigan
Second largest waterfalls east of the Mississippi River.

Weird Laws in Michigan

In Michigan, married couples must live together or be imprisoned.

In Michigan, it is against the law for a lady to lift her skirt more than 6 inches while walking through a mud puddle.

In Michigan, it is illegal to chain an alligator to a fire hydrant.

In Michigan, a woman isn't allowed to cut her own hair without her husband's permission.

It's illegal in Michigan for a person under the age of 21 to give a gift of alcohol beverage to anyone, even to a person of legal age.

436.201 Drunkenness on train prohibited. Sec. 1. - No person shall while in an offensive state of intoxication enter or be on or remain upon any railway train or interurban car as a passenger. History: 1913, Act 68, Eff. Aug. 14, 1913 ;--CL 1915, 8443 ;--CL 1929, 11590 ;--CL 1948, 436.201 .

750.532 Seduction; punishment. Sec. 532. - Any man who shall seduce and debauch any unmarried woman shall be guilty of a felony, punishable by imprisonment in the state prison not more than 5 years or by fine of not more than 2,500 dollars; but no prosecution shall be commenced under this section after 1 year from the time of committing the offense. History: 1931, Act 328, Eff. Sept. 18, 1931 ;--CL 1948, 750.532 .

433.301 Starlings and crows; bounty for killing; resolution of board of supervisors. Sec. 1. - Every person being an inhabitant of this state, who shall kill a starling or a crow in any organized township, village or city in this state shall be entitled to receive a bounty of 3 cents for each starling thus killed, and 10 cents for each crow thus killed, to be allowed and paid in the manner hereinafter provided: Provided, That this law shall not be obligatory on any county unless the board of supervisors at the October session shall adopt a resolution to that effect, either as to starlings or as to crows or both, and then only to the amount appropriated for such purpose by said board, and shall not be effective in any city or village located in any such county in case the governing body thereof shall adopt a resolution to that effect. History: 1941, Act 152, Eff. Jan. 10, 1942 ;--CL 1948, 433.301.

It is legal for a robber to file a law suit, if he or she got hurt in your house.

You may not swear in front of women and children.

Under state law, dentists are officially classified as mechanics.

Any person over the age of 12 may have a license for a handgun as long as he/she has not been convicted of a felony.

In Detroit, couples are banned from making love in an automobile unless the act takes place while the vehicle is parked on the couple's own property.

In Sturgis, Roosters may crow, only if it is done at least 300 feet from the airport.

In Clawson, there is a law that makes it LEGAL for a farmer to sleep with his animals.

In Harper Woods, it is illegal to paint sparrows to sell them as parakeets.

In Kalamazoo, it is against the law to serenade your girlfriend.

In Rochester, all bathing suits must have been inspected by the head of police.

In Soo, smoking while in bed is illegal.

In Wayland, anyone can keep their cow on Main Street downtown at a cost of 3 cents per day.

In Detroit, it is illegal to ogle a woman from a moving car.

In Port Huron, the speed limit for ambulances is 20 mph.