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Dumb West Virginia Laws

Note: All cited laws are real and currently in effect, and have been verified for authenticity by practicing attorney Nathan Belofsky, Esq., the world's leading authority on strange laws.

  • In the State of West Virginia, it’s a crime against government to display a red or black flag.
  • In West Virginia, it’s against the law to chase animals with a ferret.
  • In West Virginia, an unmarried couple living together can be sent to jail.
  • In West Virginia, it’s a crime to catch fish with dynamite.
  • In West Virginia, it’s illegal to damage a cave.
  • In West Virginia, it’s illegal to hunt with a gun and bow and arrow at the same time.
  • In West Virginia, it’s against the law to jump off a ski lift.
  • In West Virginia, it’s a crime to hunt a bear with more than one pack of dogs at a time.
  • In West Virginia, a deer hunter must wear at least 400 square inches of bright orange clothing.
  • In West Virginia, it’s a crime to ski while drunk.

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