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Estatutos Legales: Maryland

ACTUALIZADA 19 de abril, 2017

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Subtitle 8. Stalking and Harassment

back to top§ 3-804. Misuse of telephone facilities and equipment

Prohibited

(a) A person may not use telephone facilities or equipment to make:

(1) an anonymous call that is reasonably expected to annoy, abuse, torment, harass, or embarrass another;

(2) repeated calls with the intent to annoy, abuse, torment, harass, or embarrass another; or

(3) a comment, request, suggestion, or proposal that is obscene, lewd, lascivious, filthy, or indecent.

Penalty

(b) A person who violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 3 years or a fine not exceeding $500 or both.
Added by Acts 2002, c. 26, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2002.