§ 525.010 Definitions for chapter
§ 525.015 Obstructing an emergency responder
§ 525.020 Riot in the first degree
§ 525.030 Riot in the second degree
§ 525.040 Inciting to riot
§ 525.045 Terrorism
§ 525.050 Unlawful assembly
§ 525.055 Disorderly conduct in the first degree
§ 525.060 Disorderly conduct in the second degree
§ 525.070 Harassment
§ 525.080 Harassing communications
§ 525.090 Loitering
§ 525.100 Public intoxication
§ 525.105 Desecration of venerated objects, first degree
§ 525.110 Desecration of venerated objects, second degree
§ 525.113 Institutional vandalism
§ 525.115 Violating graves
§ 525.120 Abuse of a corpse
§ 525.125 Cruelty to animals in the first degree
§ 525.130 Cruelty to animals in the second degree — Exemptions — Offense involving equines
§ 525.135 Torture of dog or cat
§ 525.137 Sexual crimes against an animal
§ 525.140 Obstructing a highway or other public passage
§ 525.145 Disrupting meetings and processions in the first degree
§ 525.150 Disrupting meetings and processions in the second degree
§ 525.155 Interference with a funeral
§ 525.160 Failure to disperse
§ 525.200 Assault on a service animal in the first degree — Definition
§ 525.205 Assault on a service animal in the second degree
§ 525.210 Duty status of service animal not a factor in application of KRS 525.200 and 525.205
§ 525.215 Defendant’s liability for damages upon conviction of assault on a service animal
§ 525.220 Bars and defenses to conviction of assault on a service animal

Terms Used In Kentucky Statutes > Chapter 525

  • Action: includes all proceedings in any court of this state. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Animal: includes every warm-blooded living creature except a human being. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • any other state: includes any state, territory, outlying possession, the District of Columbia, and any foreign government or country. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Attorney: means attorney-at-law. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • 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.
  • Domestic: when applied to a corporation, partnership, business trust, or limited liability company, means all those incorporated or formed by authority of this state. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Domestic animal: means any animal converted to domestic habitat. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Federal: refers to the United States. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Livestock: means cattle, sheep, swine, goats, horses, alpacas, llamas, buffaloes, or any other animals of the bovine, ovine, porcine, caprine, equine, or camelid species. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Owner: when applied to any animal, means any person having a property interest in such animal. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Public: means affecting or likely to affect a substantial group of persons. See Kentucky Statutes 525.010
  • Public place: means a place to which the public or a substantial group of persons has access and includes but is not limited to highways, transportation facilities, schools, places of amusements, parks, places of business, playgrounds, and hallways, lobbies, and other portions of apartment houses and hotels not constituting rooms or apartments designed for actual residence. See Kentucky Statutes 525.010
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Riot: means a public disturbance involving an assemblage of five (5) or more persons which by tumultuous and violent conduct creates grave danger of damage or injury to property or persons or substantially obstructs law enforcement or other government function. See Kentucky Statutes 525.010
  • Service animal: includes a:
    (a) "Bomb detection dog" which means a dog that is trained to locate bombs or explosives by scent. See Kentucky Statutes 525.010
  • State: when applied to a part of the United States, includes territories, outlying possessions, and the District of Columbia. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Transportation facility: means any conveyance, premises, or place used for or in connection with public passenger transportation by air, railroad, motor vehicle, or any other method. See Kentucky Statutes 525.010
  • Treatment: when used in a criminal justice context, means targeted interventions that focus on criminal risk factors in order to reduce the likelihood of criminal behavior. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Veto: The procedure established under the Constitution by which the President/Governor refuses to approve a bill or joint resolution and thus prevents its enactment into law. A regular veto occurs when the President/Governor returns the legislation to the house in which it originated. The President/Governor usually returns a vetoed bill with a message indicating his reasons for rejecting the measure. In Congress, the veto can be overridden only by a two-thirds vote in both the Senate and the House.