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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In early 1983 Mrs Kasir was convicted with her husband nning a Haroon Kasir of running disorderly house.
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.
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.
The papers show diabetic Mrs Kasir, convicted in 1983 for possessing obscene videos and keeping a disorderly house, tried to kill herself previously and she was found with an overdose of insulin.
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.