Connecticut General Statutes Title 53A. Penal Code § 53a-182. Disorderly conduct:  Class C misdemeanor

(a) A person is guilty of disorderly conduct when, with intent to cause inconvenience, annoyance or alarm, or recklessly creating a risk thereof, such person:  (1) Engages in fighting or in violent, tumultuous or threatening behavior;  or (2) by offensive or disorderly conduct, annoys or interferes with another person;  or (3) makes unreasonable noise;  or (4) without lawful authority, disturbs any lawful assembly or meeting of persons;  or (5) obstructs vehicular or pedestrian traffic;  or (6) congregates with other persons in a public place and refuses to comply with a reasonable official request or order to disperse;  or (7) commits simple trespass, as provided in section 53a-110a , and observes, in other than a casual or cursory manner, another person (A) without the knowledge or consent of such other person, (B) while such other person is inside a dwelling, as defined in section 53a-100 , and not in plain view, and (C) under circumstances where such other person has a reasonable expectation of privacy.

(b) Disorderly conduct is a class C misdemeanor.

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