§ 876.01 Advocacy of specified doctrines relating to overthrow of constitutional government by force or violence prohibited
§ 876.02 Criminal anarchy, Communism, and other specified doctrines; prohibitions
§ 876.03 Unlawful assembly for purposes of anarchy, communism, or other specified doctrines
§ 876.04 Allowing unlawful assembly in building prohibited
§ 876.05 Public employees; oath
§ 876.06 Discharge for refusal to execute
§ 876.08 Penalty for not discharging
§ 876.09 Scope of law
§ 876.10 False oath; penalty
§ 876.11 Public place defined
§ 876.12 Wearing mask, hood, or other device on public way
§ 876.13 Wearing mask, hood, or other device on public property
§ 876.14 Wearing mask, hood, or other device on property of another
§ 876.15 Wearing mask, hood, or other device at demonstration or meeting
§ 876.155 Applicability; ss. 876.12-876.15
§ 876.16 Sections 876.11-876.15; exemptions
§ 876.17 Placing burning or flaming cross in public place
§ 876.18 Placing burning or flaming cross on property of another
§ 876.19 Exhibits that intimidate
§ 876.20 Wearing mask and placing exhibit to intimidate
§ 876.21 Sections 876.11-876.20; penalty
§ 876.22 Subversive activities law; definitions
§ 876.23 Subversive activities unlawful; penalty
§ 876.24 Membership in subversive organization; penalty
§ 876.25 Persons convicted under s. 876.23 or s. 876.24 not to hold office or vote
§ 876.26 Unlawful for subversive organizations to exist or function
§ 876.27 Enforcement of ss. 876.22-876.31
§ 876.28 Grand jury to investigate violations of ss. 876.22-876.31
§ 876.29 Subversive person prohibited from holding office or employment
§ 876.30 Subversive person not to be candidate for election
§ 876.31 Short title; ss. 876.22-876.30
§ 876.32 Treason
§ 876.33 Misprision of treason
§ 876.34 Combination to usurp government
§ 876.35 Combination against part of the people of the state
§ 876.36 Inciting insurrection
§ 876.37 Sabotage prevention law; definitions
§ 876.38 Intentional injury to or interference with property
§ 876.39 Intentionally defective workmanship
§ 876.40 Attempts
§ 876.41 Conspirators
§ 876.42 Witnesses’ privileges.
§ 876.43 Unlawful entry on property
§ 876.44 Questioning and detaining suspected persons
§ 876.45 Closing and restricting use of highway
§ 876.46 Penalty for going upon closed or restricted highway
§ 876.47 Rights of labor
§ 876.48 Relation to other statutes
§ 876.49 Construction
§ 876.50 Effective period of law
§ 876.51 Short title
§ 876.52 Public mutilation of flag

Terms Used In Florida Statutes > Chapter 876 - Criminal Anarchy, Treason, and Other Crimes Against Public Order

  • 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.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • appropriate court: means , with reference to the courts of this state, the circuit court possessing the proper venue. See Florida Statutes 941.46
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • Bailiff: a court officer who enforces the rules of behavior in courtrooms.
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Extradition: The formal process of delivering an accused or convicted person from authorities in one state to authorities in another state.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Habeas corpus: A writ that is usually used to bring a prisoner before the court to determine the legality of his imprisonment. It may also be used to bring a person in custody before the court to give testimony, or to be prosecuted.
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • 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
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • oath: includes affirmations. See Florida Statutes 1.01
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • 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.
  • person: includes individuals, children, firms, associations, joint adventures, partnerships, estates, trusts, business trusts, syndicates, fiduciaries, corporations, and all other groups or combinations. See Florida Statutes 1.01
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • political subdivision: include counties, cities, towns, villages, special tax school districts, special road and bridge districts, bridge districts, and all other districts in this state. See Florida Statutes 1.01
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.
  • writing: includes handwriting, printing, typewriting, and all other methods and means of forming letters and characters upon paper, stone, wood, or other materials. See Florida Statutes 1.01