Minnesota Statutes Crimes; Expungement; Victims (Ch. 609-624) § 609.74. Public nuisance

Whoever by an act or failure to perform a legal duty intentionally does any of the following is guilty of maintaining a public nuisance, which is a misdemeanor:

(1) maintains or permits a condition which unreasonably annoys, injures or endangers the safety, health, morals, comfort, or repose of any considerable number of members of the public;  or

(2) interferes with, obstructs, or renders dangerous for passage, any public highway or right-of-way, or waters used by the public;  or

(3) is guilty of any other act or omission declared by law to be a public nuisance and for which no sentence is specifically provided.


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