News from Italy – Another Unusual Law

As much as I love Italy, some of their laws are very different. Today the Supreme Court in Italy, their Court of Cassation, ruled that it is a crime to offend a man by telling him that he has “no balls.”  The case started out as an argument between two men in southern Italy. Click here for the full story.

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4 Responses to News from Italy – Another Unusual Law

  1. Very unusual! I think we probably have a few weird laws on the books here in the US, too, but maybe not that extreme!!

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  2. There would be many fines issued in Australia if that same law was applied, the term ‘grow a pair’ is quite popular here.

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  3. friendlytm says:

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