7 Laws Every Milwaukeean Has Probably Unknowingly Broken At Least Once

Laws are an important way to keep society in check, but some are downright weird and unnecessary. While most laws are pretty universal, every place has a few particularly weird ones on the books. Did you know it’s illegal to steal used kitchen grease in North Carolina? Or that you’re not allowed to give fish alcohol in Ohio? It makes us wonder what brought these laws into existence because we have a hard time figuring out their reasoning.

While we can poke fun at laws from other places all day, Milwaukee is no exception when it comes to having some seriously strange rules, and you may have even broken some unknowingly. Here are seven crazy laws in Milwaukee that totally leave us scratching our head and wondering if we’re criminals.

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Have you broken any of these laws? Let us know in the comments – we won’t rat you out!

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