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Posted on Jul. 22, 2016

Are You Breaking One Of These Strange Canadian Laws?

Are you breaking the law?

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    Wrong! 

    It's illegal!

    365. "Every one who fraudulently pretends to exercise or to use any kind of witchcraft, sorcery, enchantment or conjuration is guilty of an offense punishable on summary conviction." *This law is nation-wide.

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    It's legal!

    Go moonwalk your little heart out.

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    It's illegal!

    11-2. "A person shall not purchase, keep or sell live rats unless the person holds a permit issued under subsection."

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    It's illegal!

    8.3. "No person shall interfere with a tree or part of a tree located on municipal property, including but not limited to attaching, affixing or placing upon in any manner any object or thing to a tree or part of a tree, and climbing the tree."

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    It's legal!

    *busts a move*

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    It's illegal!

    608-3. "While in a park, no person shall indulge in riotous, boisterous, violent, threatening, or illegal conduct or use profane or abusive language."

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    It's legal!

    Just maybe keep the tongue to a minimum please.

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    It's illegal!

    49. "Every one who willfully does an act with intent to alarm Her Majesty" is listed under the section Prohibited Acts in The Criminal Code Of Canada *This law is nation-wide.

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    It's illegal!

    2.12. "No person shall have, keep or possess a snake or other reptile upon the street or in any public place." However, 2.13. "A person may possess a snake or other reptile on a street or in a public place provided it is in a case, cage or other container."

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    It's legal!

    But don't be that person who thinks it needs its own seat.

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    Wrong! 

    It's illegal!

    42a. "Every driver while in control of a taxi or accessible taxi shall wear a shirt or military type blouse with a collar and sleeves (no T-shirts), ankle-length trousers, or dress shorts..."

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    Wrong! 

    It's illegal!

    71. "Every one who challenges or attempts by any means to provoke another person to fight a duel, attempts to provoke a person to challenge another person to fight a duel, or accepts a challenge to fight a duel, is guilty of an indictable offense and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years." *This law is nation-wide.

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