drunk and disorderly

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drunk and disorderly

A criminal charge issued to someone who is intoxicated and behaving erratically. Let's go home because if you keep yelling in public like this, they're going to slap you with drunk and disorderly.
See also: and, drunk

drunk and disorderly

a criminal charge for public drunkenness accompanied by bad or offensive behavior. The judge fined Richard for being drunk and disorderly. In addition to being convicted for driving while intoxicated, Richard was found guilty of being drunk and disorderly.
See also: and, drunk
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Two women were arrested for being drunk and disorderly
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The central bank said that in case of a disorderly Brexit, commercial banks in the nation would not need to curb lending or be bailed out by taxpayers.
Joshua Gareth Wheatley, 18, from Dafydd Place in Barry, admitted drunk and disorderly behaviour at Chapel Wood in Llanederyn.
The officer reported his actions as being aggressive in manner and he was arrested for being drunk and disorderly," Miss Common added.
When LaBeouf wasn't given a cigarette, he became disorderly, using profanities and vulgar language in front of the women and children present," police said in a statement.
However, they would plead guilty to obstruction and disorderly behaviour.
The agreement is the result of a complaint initiated under the authority of HUD Secretary Julian Castro alleging that the city of Berlin discriminated against women when it enacted an ordinance requiring landlords to evict tenants cited by police three or more times for disorderly action or risk being fined and/or losing their rental license.
The victim said he asked why he was shoved and PC Tulloch said he was being arrested for drunk and disorderly behaviour.
Shane Sinfield-Deynes, of Vale Road, Rhyl, admitted being drunk and disorderly in the town, at a special weekend Magistrates' court hearing in Llandudno.
RAWALPINDI -- Rawalpindi Traffic Authority (RTA) has launched the operation against overloading, overcharging, violation of route permit and disorderly parking in Raja Bazar.
Juan Ponce-Enrile for disorderly behaviour, by attacking me on a personal level in a prior privilege speech that he delivered on November 27, copy enclosed," Santiago said in her letter to Majority Leader Alan Peter Cayetano.
by officers Earle Cadoret, Christopher Cornelius and Jeffrey O'Toole and charged with assault by a dangerous weapon, disturbing the peace and being a disorderly person.
A 24-year-old man was arrested in Warwick Street for drunk and disorderly behaviour and received an pounds 80 fine while a 25-year-old man was arrested for disorderly behaviour.