Is it Illegal for a female to use a male washroom in the state of IL city of chicago. I need the numbers to the code if it is illegal ( ILCS )
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I reviewed both the Illinois Code and the Chicago municipal ordiances, and I see nothing in either that addresses the legality or illegalityof using the opposite sex restroom. Therefore, as it is not specifically illegal, it is legal. That said, a person could theoretically be charged with something else depending on their actions -- for example, if a man walked into a ladies room and started taking pictures with a cell phone, that could be seen as an invasion of privacy. Or, if a person were to walk into an opposite sex restroom and cause a disturbance, it is possible that they ould be charged with disturbing the peace. But again, there is no specific law that makes it illegal to use the opposite sex bathroom.
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