In the UK, all horses, ponies and donkeys must have a horse passport.
Brazil prisons offer their prisoners to reduce their sentence for 4 days( up to 48 days/year) for every book they read and write a report on.
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Ransom payments made to kidnappers are tax deductible in the U.S.
You could face a $150 fine for failing to flush the toilet in Singapore.
Taking pictures of other people without permission is illegal in Japan. Though it is legal to take pictures of people in public places in the US.
Interracial marriage was banned in South Africa from 1949 to 1985 (36 years) - It was banned in the U.S. from 1691-1967 (276 years).
In Thailand, it is illegal to insult or accuse the king in any way. One can even face jail time for insulting a deceased king.
In 2013, China passed a law that would make it illegal for you to not visit your parents 'often'.
Milan, Italy actually has a law that requires it's citizens to smile at all times. The only exceptions are when you are at a hospital or attending a funeral. Anyone caught not smiling, can be fined $100.
It is illegal to wear high heels while visiting any such historical sites in Greece because they are worried the pointy shoes will damage the stone.