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    Sec. 27-37.2. Disorderly Conduct in Public Places.

     

    Sec. 27-37.2. Disorderly conduct in public places.
     
    A person is guilty of disorderly conduct if, with the intent to cause public inconvenience, annoyance or alarm, or recklessly creating a the risk thereof, he:
     
    (a) In any street, highway, public building, or while in or on a public conveyance, or public place, engages in conduct having a tendency to cause acts of violence by the person or persons at whom, individually, such conduct is directed; or
     
    (b) Willfully or being intoxicated, whether willfully or not, and whether such intoxication results from self-administered alcohol or other drug of whatever nature disrupts any meeting of the governing body of the City of Lynchburg or any division or agency thereof, or of any school, literary society or place of religious worship, if the disruption (i) prevents or interferes with the orderly conduct of the meeting or (ii) has a direct tendency to cause acts of violence by the person or persons at whom, individually, the disruption is directed; or
     
    (c) Willfully or while intoxicated, whether willfully or not, and whether such intoxication results from self-administered alcohol or other drug of whatever nature, disrupts the operation of any school or any activity conducted or sponsored by any school, if the disruption (i) prevents or interferes with the orderly conduct of the operation or activity or (ii) has a direct tendency to cause acts of violence by the person or persons at whom, individually, the disruption is directed.
     
    However, conduct prohibited under subsections (a), (b) or (c) shall not be deemed to include the utterance or display of any words or to include conduct otherwise made punishable under other provisions of the City Code or the Code of Virginia.
     
    The person in charge of any building, place, conveyance, meeting, operation or activity may eject therefrom any person who violates any provision of this section, with the aid, if necessary, of any persons who may be called upon for such purposes.
     
    A person violating any provision of this section shall be guilty of a class 1 misdemeanor. (Ord. No. O-90-307, 10-9-90)
     
    Last updated date: 10/23/2006 4:15:21 PM