The 7 Most Bizarre Love and Marriage Laws in the USA

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Headache Equals Prison
Up until 1884, a woman could be sent to prison for denying a husband sex. As Oat.net notes, Victorian women had to do it when the men ... more 
Photo by: Image source: istockphoto.com
Headache Equals Prison
Up until 1884, a woman could be sent to prison for denying a husband sex. As Oat.net notes, Victorian women had to do it when the men wanted it, or face consequences. Good thing that's no longer happening, or else I'd be serving a life sentence.
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Tue, Nov 26, 2013 12:57 PM EST

No PDA in Iowa. Not much, anyway. You've got a five-minute time limit to make out. But that's forever when you consider that it's illegal to smooch for more than one second if you're in Halethorpe, Maryland. I don't know about you, but after some of the stuff I've seen in public, that's a law I can get behind. If you're in Idaho, you're not allowed to engage in any type of public display of affection for more than 18 minutes. And just in case you're planning a vacation to Disney World anytime soon, you better cross "becoming intimate with a porcupine" off your to-do list - it's against the law. While porcupine love is surprising, it certainly isn't the most shocking item on this list. Far from it. Click through for the 7 most bizarre love and marriage laws in the US! -By Monica Bielanko

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