2020 Maryland Statutes
Criminal Law
Title 3 - Other Crimes Against the Person
Subtitle 7 - Extortion and Other Threats
Section 3-707 - Coercing or Intimidating Another to Contribute or Donate

    (a)    This section does not prohibit picketing in connection with a labor dispute, as defined in § 4-301 of the Labor and Employment Article.

    (b)    A person or group may not engage in an act or conduct solely to coerce or intimidate another person to contribute or donate any money, goods, materials, or services to a social, economic, or political association or organization.

    (c)    (1)    A person who violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 90 days or a fine not exceeding $100 or both.

        (2)    Each day on which a violation of this section occurs is a separate violation.

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