Attention Junk Dealers, don’t do deals with drunk people!

Appearantly there really is a job called a Junk Dealer and they are not allowed to make deals with people that are drunk! I guess they had a problem with drunk people paying good money for junk when drunk? Hah, it Rhymes!

33-18-105. Purchase from intoxicated persons.


No person, firm or corporation engaged in the buying or selling of junk metals, rubber, rags or paper, shall purchase any articles from any person appearing to be intoxicated, nor from any person known to be a thief, or to have been convicted of larceny, and when any person is found to be the owner of stolen property, which had been so sold, the property shall be returned to the owner thereof without the payment of any money on the part of the owner.

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