2005 Connecticut Code - Sec. 53a-181a. Creating a public disturbance: Infraction.

Sec. 53a-181a. Creating a public disturbance: Infraction. (a) A person is guilty of creating a public disturbance when, with intent to cause inconvenience, annoyance or alarm, or recklessly creating a risk thereof, he (1) engages in fighting or in violent, tumultuous or threatening behavior; or (2) annoys or interferes with another person by offensive conduct; or (3) makes unreasonable noise.

(b) Creating a public disturbance is an infraction.

(P.A. 83-276, S. 2; P.A. 92-260, S. 69.)

History: P.A. 92-260 amended Subsec. (b) to make a technical change.

Cited. 228 C. 795, 798. Cited. 243 C. 115.

No right to jury trial. 9 CA 255-257. Cited. 12 CA 258, 263, 267. Cited. Id., 481, 482, 487, 493, 494, 498. Cited. 24 CA 195, 196. Cited. Id., 541, 542. Cited. 28 CA 344, 359. Cited. 32 CA 656, 665; judgment reversed in part, see 232 C. 345 et seq.

Subsec. (a):

Cited. 228 C. 795, 811. Cited. 237 C. 613. Subdiv. (1) cited. Id.

Subdiv. (2) cited. 12 CA 258, 263, 267. Subdiv. (3) cited. Id., 481, 483. Subdiv. (2): "Offensive conduct" defined. Id., 481, 483, 486, 488. Subdiv. (1): Legislative intent to proscribe conduct which actually involves physical violence or portends imminent physical violence. Id., 481, 483, 486, 488, 490, 491. Cited. Id., 481, 485. Cited. 36 CA 625, 629; judgment reversed, see 237 C. 613 et seq.


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