Originally Posted by ObsoleteE
I've had issues with the police while smoking my hookah in public view. A simple explanation and showing them the tobacco usually solves the issue. They usually want me to take it inside and out of view though. One cop said "People are going to think you're doing something illegal with that". My reply was "My mother always told me not to care what other people think". He didn't like that, lol. Bottom line, its legal, and I went to Iraq to earn the damn habit, let me enjoy it! I went ahead and took it inside that time, I don't want to be on the bad side of the police.
and earned it you did,
we set it up in a park once and the cops took it a paraphernalia telling me that i could explian what it is in court with and play the court fees to gett it back i guess im gladd the hookah was A. a small generic and B. not mine but my friends GF. moral of the story cops are assholes (sorry to any hookah smoking cops, but in my experience Assholes) and wont listen to reason