May 2, 2012
Residents of one Massachusetts town could soon be slapped with a ‘swearing ticket’ for uttering curse words in public, according to local reports.
Police Chief Bruce Gates told CBS News Boston that Middleborough has had enough of loud obscenities.
He’s proposed a $20 ticket for audible vulgarity, but some town councilors argue that the penalty should be a much steeper, three figure fine.
This article was posted: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 1:39 pm