public disturbance


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See: commotion
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Maria felt her triumph, and pursued her purpose, careless of Julia; and Julia could never see Maria distinguished by Henry Crawford without trusting that it would create jealousy, and bring a public disturbance at last.
When one of them is born, it is reckoned ominous, and their birth is recorded very particularly so that you may know their age by consulting the register, which, however, has not been kept above a thousand years past, or at least has been destroyed by time or public disturbances.
Judge Peter Fox QC, the Recorder of Middlesbrough, said they took part in a serious public disturbance - an "appalling piece of behaviour".
On entry to the impressive centre, journalists are handed disclaimers which point out: "The FA can accept no liability whatsoever in respect of property damage, death of personal injury caused by, or resulting from, acts of terrorism, riot, civil commotion or public disturbance however caused".
Despite minor glitches, the parade went smoothly, with only two arrests related to a public disturbance and no float breakdowns.
Police want the pair charged with inciting a public disturbance.
The bill, which Parliament began discussing at the beginning of last month, gives police officers the authority to detain anyone on the street who is considered to be a public disturbance or a threat to security or private property.
There they create trouble with impunity and make a mockery of the city ordinances on curfew hours, public disturbance, street drinking and noise pollution.
Wrenn was cited by police for creating a public disturbance outside a bar and later was arrested during Connecticut's Spring Weekend after he shoved dormitory staff members and swore at them.
If it becomes law, the internal security bill will give police officers the authority to detain anyone on the street considered to be a public disturbance or a threat to security or private property.
Cascolan said "public disorder" includes "tumultuous and public disturbance, unlawful utterances and/or alarm and scandal.
The bill gives police officers authority to detain anyone on the street who is considered to be a public disturbance or a threat to security or private property.