Misdemeanors are crimes punishable by no more than one year in jail.
Traffic tickets are citations that result from traffic violations, which generally are classified as parking (non-moving) and moving.
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A man may not falsely promise marriage in order to seduce a woman in South Carolina, unless he's 16 or younger! (Monday 14 May 2007)
In South Carolina, a man may not seduce a woman by falsely promising marriage.
A person must be 18 years old to play a pinball machine in South Carolina! (Monday 14 May 2007)
A minor is prohibited from playing a pinball machine in South Carolina.
Stick ball is outlawed in Bartlesville, Oklahoma! (Thursday 24 May 2007)
Baseball on public streets prohibited in Bartlesville, Okla.
Beware kids: Stink bomb sales are illegal in Oklahoma City! (Thursday 24 May 2007)
Oklahoma stink bomb law
One may not dye ducks blue and offer them for sale in Kentucky (Tuesday 29 May 2007)
In Kentucky, one may not dye a duckling and offer it for sale.
$750 fine for leaving your fence open in Wyoming (Tuesday 18 September 2007)
$750 fine for leaving your fence open in Wyoming.
No marathon dancing in Alabama (Friday 12 October 2007)
No marathon dancing in Alabama.
Snow missiles not allowed in Belton, Missouri (Friday 12 October 2007)
Snow missiles not allowed in Belton, Missouri
It is illegal to sell artificially colored potatoes in Alabama (Thursday 8 November 2007)
It is illegal to sell artificially colored potatoes in Alabama.