The legal system as a concept has been around for a long time an dhence has developed volumes upon volumes of documentation. Sometimes, old laws stay on the books for a long time without being repealled. This can lead to some kind of funny and embarassing situations. We have this list of ten of the funniest laws around the western world.
In the UK, a pregnant woman can legally relieve herself anywhere she wants - even in a policeman's helmet.
In Texas, if you are going to commit a crime, you legally have to give 24 hours notice to the police.