§ 203.010 Breach of peace
§ 203.020 Assembling to disturb peace or to commit unlawful act
§ 203.030 Provoking commission of breach of peace
§ 203.040 Publishing matter inciting breach of peace or other crime
§ 203.050 Affray
§ 203.060 Unlawful assembly
§ 203.070 Rout and riot
§ 203.080 Armed association
§ 203.090 Disturbing meeting
§ 203.100 Offenses in public conveyances
§ 203.110 Forcible entry and detainer
§ 203.115 Criminal anarchy
§ 203.117 Criminal syndicalism
§ 203.119 Commission of act in public building or area interfering with peaceful conduct of activities

Terms Used In Nevada Revised Statutes > Chapter 203 - Crimes Against the Public Peace

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • 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.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • 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.
  • county: includes Carson City. See Nevada Revised Statutes 0.033
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.