disorderly house


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disorderly house

n. Law
A house where those who congregate disturb the peace, cause a public nuisance, or engage in illegal conduct.

disorderly house

n
(Law) law an establishment in which unruly behaviour habitually occurs, esp a brothel or a gaming house
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Andrea Jordan, 52, of 32 Duxbury Road, Worcester, charged with disturbing the peace, threatening to commit a crime (to kill), resisting arrest, and keeping a noisy or disorderly house, continued to May 4.
The couple who ran the Elm, Carole g ur and a and Harry Kashir, were arrested along with the teenage masseur and charged with keeping a disorderly house.
Judge Kilraine said: "It was a disorderly house on the night.
The 73-year-old was jailed for six months in 1980 for running a disorderly house at her home in Streatham, London, and fined for running a brothel.
She was charged with keeping a disorderly house after police investigated her operation in Seventh Avenue, Heaton, Newcastle.
A woman was cleared yesterday of causing public outrage by keeping a disorderly house ( after prosecutors failed to produce anyone who had been outraged.
A 27-year-old woman from Newport was last night being questioned by police on suspicion of running a disorderly house and controlling a vice girl.
Soon Russell and Sun Lim were arrested on suspicion of ``keeping a disorderly house.
Worcester, charged with keeping a noisy and disorderly house, selling or delivering alcohol to a minor, and disturbing the peace, continued to April 9.
This is about getting through to management that they can't run a disorderly house without facing some immediate sanctions.
Ninety-one of the 92 men were listed as "disorderly persons," and the remaining man was charged with keeping a disorderly house.
130] In part a way around the conflict between State and Federal jurisdictions, the emulation of contract labor laws allowed politicians and policemen to target prostitution's profiteers more effectively than either the Mann Act or the older disorderly house laws.