Stupid State Laws

Stupid Country Laws

It is illegal to carve your initials on a tree, even if it is on your own property.

Sec. 14-46. Obscene writing, defacing property. It shall be unlawful for any person to mark in obscene language, cut or otherwise deface any fence, house or tree in the city limits. (Code 1914, § 648)

  • The local troll

    LOOOOOOOOL! how will they know if i carve my initials into a random tree in a forest?

  • T

    Well I was charged with criminal mischief when I was up in a canyon. For putting a T into a tree! Im not going to tell you were I was because i’m still on probation. There were 3 unmarked sheriff that went nutz! They were going to charge me with distruction of government property. The judge laughed when I plead guilty. His Words were (he was a older judge of the county) ” well this is a First for me.” “lol”I was an idiot should have taken it to Trail.