In the United States, Intentionally spitting on someone is illegal. While it may not cause physical damage, it meets the requirement threshold for the definition of Battery. More »

Behaviors that are illegal but are thought by many to be ethical include jaywalking, mixing food and paper waste, cheating taxes, spitting inside a city and driving over the speed limit. Although most people don't consid... More »

Virginia is host to many strange laws, including a law that makes it illegal to tickle women and another that states that chickens cannot lay their eggs prior to 8 a.m. and must finish laying for the day before 4 p.m. An... More » Government & Politics Law

While it is not illegal to hire someone to write papers and written exams required at a university, doing so is a severe breach of academic ethics, according to The Atlantic. Hiring a ghostwriter does not constitute plag... More » Government & Politics Law Is This Illegal?

The Pennsylvania Game Commission is considering prohibiting recreational spotlighting for two reasons. The first is to help catch poachers, and the second is to improve public safety, according to Outdoor News. The Lubbo... More »

Harassment can be illegal, according to FindLaw. There are two types of harassment: civil harassment and criminal harassment. Criminal harassment typically involves intentionally targeting someone with behavior that is m... More » Government & Politics Law Is This Illegal?

Possession of castor bean seeds is completely legal, but it is illegal to extract ricin from them. Ricin is a Schedule 1 substance under the United States Chemical Weapons Convention, making it illegal for individuals to... More »