12 Ridiculous And Outdated British Laws That Still Exist

Maybe don’t try them out, though.

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According to the Treason Felony Act 1848.

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According to the Public Health (Control of Disease) Act 1984.

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According to the Metropolitan Police Act 1839.

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According to the Statute Forbidding Bearing of Armour (1313).

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According to the Metropolitan Police Act 1839.

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According to the Licensing Act 1872.

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According to the Animal Welfare Act 2006.

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According to the Libraries Offences Act 1898.

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According to the King’s Prerogative (1322).

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According to the Licensing Act 1872.

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According to the Salmon Act 1986.

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Tabatha Leggett is head of buzz at BuzzFeed UK and is based in London.
 
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