§ 53-258a Misuse or mutilation of the flag
§ 53-264 Maintenance
§ 53-278a Gambling: Definitions
§ 53-278b Gambling; professional gambling; penalties
§ 53-278c Seizure of gambling devices. Penalties for possession, sale, etc., of gambling devices or records. Exceptions
§ 53-278d Transmission of gambling information
§ 53-278e Gambling premises as nuisance
§ 53-278f Persistent offenders
§ 53-278g Gambling: Excepted activities
§ 53-280 Billiard and pool rooms; permits
§ 53-289 Ticket scalping
§ 53-289a Disclosure in advertisements of service charge on tickets
§ 53-289b Ticket resellers. Conditions. Refunds. Penalty
§ 53-289c Unauthorized ticket resale in proximity to event prohibited. Exemptions. Penalty
§ 53-289d Entertainment event ticketing sales systems. Prohibitions. Paperless ticketing systems. Denial of admission to entertainment events. Exclusions. Unfair or deceptive act or practice
§ 53-289e Automated ticket purchasing software. Prohibitions. Unfair or deceptive act or practice
§ 53-290 Lotteries prohibited; publication of promotional drawing
§ 53-290a Disclosures re promotional drawings
§ 53-300a Sunday real estate contracts valid
§ 53-301 Dealing in automobiles on Sunday
§ 53-302 Employment of labor on Sunday
§ 53-302a Employment of labor on Sunday prohibited; exceptions. Sunday sales
§ 53-303 Persons who observe Saturday excepted from Sunday law
§ 53-303a Retail sales on certain holidays
§ 53-303b Employment of labor and retail sales on certain holidays
§ 53-303c Penalties
§ 53-303d Injunction
§ 53-303e More than six days employment in calendar week prohibited. Employee remedies
§ 53-303f Lease provisions requiring Sunday openings prohibited
§ 53-304 Nonsupport. Support orders and agreements. Administration of oaths by family relations counselors and support enforcement officers
§ 53-305 Bond on appeal
§ 53-306 Failure to comply with terms or make payment
§ 53-307 Jurisdiction
§ 53-308 Forfeited bonds in nonsupport cases
§ 53-311a Distribution of unsolicited credit cards, charge plates
§ 53-312 False statements of the value of stocks, bonds and other property
§ 53-313 “Bucket shop”; definition
§ 53-314 Keeping bucket shop
§ 53-315 Keeping bucket shop; accessory
§ 53-316 Information to be furnished to customers
§ 53-317 Fraudulent sale of kosher meat, meat products and other food
§ 53-318 Sale, use or exposure of diseased horses and other animals
§ 53-319 Sale or shipment of diseased flesh
§ 53-320 Distribution of noxious seeds or poisons
§ 53-321 Sale of thistle seed in grass seed
§ 53-322 Sale of clams by the barrel or bushel
§ 53-323 Coercion in placing of insurance on real or personal property. Payment for inspection of damaged property. Time limit for inspection
§ 53-324 Articles purporting to be made of gold to be marked
§ 53-325 Articles made of gold or alloy; false representations
§ 53-326 Sterling silver defined. Penalty
§ 53-327 Coin silver defined. Penalty
§ 53-328 Manufacture and sale of gold and silver articles
§ 53-329 Products of prison labor. Proceeds from sales credited to industrial fund
§ 53-330 Admission to public performances
§ 53-330a Access to public transportation and places of public accommodation for volunteer canine search and rescue teams
§ 53-331 Use of arsenic in embalming
§ 53-332 Burials; proximity to dwelling
§ 53-333 Depth of burial
§ 53-333a Depth of burial
§ 53-334 Unlawful disinterment
§ 53-340a Solicitation of clients, patients or customers for persons or entities providing legal or health care services
§ 53-341 Use of words “physician”, “surgeon”, “medical doctor”, “osteopath” or “doctor”, or initials “M.D.”, “D.O.” or “Dr.”. Exceptions. Penalties
§ 53-341a Sale of badge or shield of specific governmental official or employee
§ 53-341b Sale or delivery of body armor restricted
§ 53-341c Unauthorized taking or transmission by first responders of images of crime or accident victims
§ 53-343a Presence of persons under twenty-one years of age in class III gaming facilities prohibited. Wagering and misrepresentation of age by such persons prohibited
§ 53-344 Sale or delivery of cigarettes or tobacco products to persons under age twenty-one. Misrepresentation of age. Presentation of driver’s license or identity card to establish age. Transaction scans. Affirmative defense
§ 53-344a Sale of cigarettes or tobacco products. Proof of age
§ 53-344b Sale or delivery of electronic nicotine delivery systems or vapor products to persons under twenty-one years of age. Misrepresentation of age by persons under twenty-one years of age. Transaction scans. Affirmative defense
§ 53-345 Soliciting for philanthropic purposes
§ 53-345a Nitrous oxide containers; sale to or purchase by minors prohibited. Proof of age

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Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 946 - Offenses Against Public Policy

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • farming: include cultivation of the soil, dairying, forestry, raising or harvesting any agricultural or horticultural commodity, including the raising, shearing, feeding, caring for, training and management of livestock, including horses, bees, the production of honey, poultry, fur-bearing animals and wildlife, and the raising or harvesting of oysters, clams, mussels, other molluscan shellfish or fish. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.