Like Latin America, Africa has some of the most dumb laws in the world. Here are some of the most bizarre laws around Africa. It is against the law to purchase a television, without obtaining a license beforehand, in South Africa. Until , when a marriage couple divorced in South Africa, the father was automatically given full custody rights of their children.
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Prostitution in Japan has existed throughout the country's history. While the Anti-Prostitution Law of states that "No person may either do prostitution or become the customer of it", loopholes, liberal interpretations and loose enforcement of the law have allowed the sex industry to prosper and earn an estimated 2. From the 15th century, Chinese , Koreans , and other East Asian visitors frequented brothels in Japan. This practice later continued among visitors from " the Western regions", mainly European traders who often came with their South Asian lascar crew in addition to African crew members, in some cases. These mistaken assumptions were due to the Indian state of Goa being a central base for the Portuguese East India Company and due to a significant portion of the crew on Portuguese ships being Indian Christians. Portuguese visitors and their South Asian and African crew members often engaged in slavery in Japan. They bought or captured young Japanese women and girls, who were either used as sexual slaves on their ships or taken to Macau and other Portuguese colonies in Southeast Asia , the Americas ,  and India , where there was a community of Japanese slaves and traders in Goa by the early 17th century.
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Kitts prohibits the use of profanity in public , we've been wondering what other countries we could accidentally get in trouble in. Parliament's famous Salmon Act of states that it's illegal to hold a salmon under suspicious circumstances. Sounds fishy, but it's true.
Not only can German authorities confiscate your driving license, they may also order an MPA medical-psychological assessment. If you fail to pass the MPA, the authorities will automatically revoke your license. And good luck trying to get it back — it can take years of therapy before you pass the annual MPAs.