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Knowdafish posted a topic in Miscellaneous "Green" Topicshttp://www.naturalnews.com/046359_oregon_rainwater_collection_big_governemnt.html An Oregon landowner has been subjected to a 30-day prison sentence for what he says was a simple act of collecting rainwater on his own property. CNS Newsreports that Gary Harrington was convicted of nine misdemeanors and sentenced to 30 days in prison, as well as slapped with a $1,500 fine, for diverting snow runoff and rainwater into three reservoirs on his property, a move that local officials say violates an antiquated law governing personal water use. Known as the "Rain Main," Harrington reportedly bui