disturbing the peace
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

disturbing the peace
n.
   upsetting the quiet and good order particularly through loud noise, by fighting or other unsocial behavior which frightens or upsets people. It is a misdemeanor, punishable by fine or brief term in jail.

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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