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Disorderly Conduct

Disorderly Conduct

Definition

A minor offense that involves behaving in a dangerous or disturbing way in public. Disorderly conduct is defined differently in different jurisdictions and may include, among other behaviors, fighting, making unreasonable noise, using obscene language in a public place, public intoxication, and loitering.

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