Minnesota Disorderly Conduct Statute

Minn. Stat. 609.72

Whoever does any of the following in a public or private place, including on a school bus, knowing, or having reasonable grounds to know that it will, or will tend to, alarm, anger or disturb others or provoke an assault or breach of the peace commits disorderly conduct:

  • Engages in brawling or fighting;
  • disturbs an assembly or meeting, not unlawful in its character; or
  • engages in offensive, obscene, abusive, boisterous, or noisy conduct or in offensive, obscene, or abusive language tending reasonably to arouse alarm, anger, or resentment in others.