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Legal Statutes: Connecticut

UPDATED January 10, 2017

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Part XIII. Riot and Related Offenses

back to top§ 53a-178. Inciting to riot: Class A misdemeanor

(a) A person is guilty of inciting to riot when he advocates, urges or organizes six or more persons to engage in tumultuous and violent conduct of a kind likely to cause public alarm.

(b) Inciting to riot is a class A misdemeanor.


(1969, P.A. 828, § 180, eff. Oct. 1, 1971; 1992, P.A. 92-260, § 66.)