2010 Maryland Code
CRIMINAL LAW
TITLE 9 - CRIMES AGAINST PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
Subtitle 8 - Criminal Gang Offenses
Section 9-802 - Criminal gang activity.

§ 9-802. Criminal gang activity.
 

(a)  In general.- A person may not threaten an individual, or a friend or family member of an individual, with physical violence with the intent to coerce, induce, or solicit the individual to participate in or prevent the individual from leaving a criminal gang. 

(b)  Penalties.- A person who violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 2 years or a fine not exceeding $1,000 or both. 
 

[2005, ch. 313; 2006, ch. 44.] 
 

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