Oregon Man Ordered To Jail For Collecting Rainwater On His Property

A rural Oregon man was convicted and is now facing 30 days in jail for the Heinous crime of collecting rainwater — on his own property. And the poor fellow may simply have gone to jail — if not for the reverberating voice of social the medium — In other words, if we do not do something by sharing our outrage, who will? 

Gary Harrington of Eagle Point, Ore., was sentenced to 30 days in jail and over $1,500 in fines because he dug some holes on his property to collect and use rainwater. Continue reading