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Colorado Revised Statutes Title 18. Criminal Code § 18-9-106. Disorderly conduct

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(1)?A person commits disorderly conduct if he or she intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly:

(a)?Makes a coarse and obviously offensive utterance, gesture, or display in a public place and the utterance, gesture, or display tends to incite an immediate breach of the peace; ?or

(c)?Makes unreasonable noise in a public place or near a private residence that he has no right to occupy; ?or

(d)?Fights with another in a public place except in an amateur or professional contest of athletic skill; ?or

(e)?Not being a peace officer, discharges a firearm in a public place except when engaged in lawful target practice or hunting or the ritual discharge of blank ammunition cartridges as an attendee at a funeral for a deceased person who was a veteran of the armed forces of the United States; ?or

(f)?Not being a peace officer, displays a deadly weapon, displays any article used or fashioned in a manner to cause a person to reasonably believe that the article is a deadly weapon, or represents verbally or otherwise that he or she is armed with a deadly weapon in a public place in a manner calculated to alarm.

(3)(a)?An offense under paragraph (a) or (c) of subsection (1) of this section is a class 1 petty offense; ?except that, if the offense is committed with intent to disrupt, impair, or interfere with a funeral, or with intent to cause severe emotional distress to a person attending a funeral, it is a class 2 misdemeanor.

(b)?An offense under paragraph (d) of subsection (1) of this section is a class 3 misdemeanor.

(c)?An offense under paragraph (e) or (f) of subsection (1) of this section is a class 2 misdemeanor.

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