In 2002 Jonathon Keats held a petition drive to pass 'A = A' as statutory law in Berkeley, California. Specifically, the proposed law stated that, "every entity shall be identical to itself". Any entity caught being unidentical to itself was to be subject to a fine of up to one tenth of a cent. The law did not pass.
Wipo Publishes Patent of Robert Bosch for "Method for Connecting Two Battery Poles, Which Consist of Unidentical Materials, of Two Battery Cells and Battery Unit" (German Inventor)
Nov 22, 2013; GENEVA, Nov. 22 -- Publication No. WO/2013/171035 was published on Nov. 21.Title of the invention: "METHOD FOR CONNECTING TWO...