Top ten weird German laws and rules

Top ten weird German laws and rules

Every country has its fair share of weird regulations, but some of the ones in Germany border on the bizarre and irrational. The Local List takes a look at Germany's most quirky and obscure laws.

Court mulls if online sex work counts as ‘working remotely’

Court mulls if online sex work counts as ‘working remotely’

Balcony smoking times can be limited: court

Balcony smoking times can be limited: court

Denmark, Germany launch joint patrols

Denmark, Germany launch joint patrols

Politician slammed for remarks on Sharia courts

Politician slammed for remarks on Sharia courts

Courts hear business cases in English

Courts hear business cases in English

Captured freighter captain may sue employers

Captured freighter captain may sue employers

More parents lose custody rights

More parents lose custody rights

Telekom to face irate shareholders in court

Telekom to face irate shareholders in court