Man Sentenced to 30 Days Jail for Catching Rain Water on Own Property (Posted By Gary Cutrer)
An Oregon man recently began his 30-day jail term for violating a state rule prohibiting capturing surface runoff from rain and snow. Gary Harrington arrived Aug. 8 at Jackson County (Ore.) Jail to begin serving his sentence.
Here’s the odd bit about this — Harrington was collecting rain and snow melt on his own property.
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