Public Place

Some articles on public places, public place, public, place:

Knife Legislation - United Kingdom - Criminal Justice Act 1988
... Act 1988 mainly relates to carrying knives in public places, Section 139 being the most important (1) Subject to subsections (4) and (5) below, any person who has an article to which this section applies ... to prove that he had good reason or lawful authority for having the article with him in a public place ... The definition of "public place" is unsettled, but can loosely be defined as anywhere the public have a legitimate right to be whether this access is paid for or not ...
Disorderly Conduct - Interpretation
... anyone to engage in or who engages in lewd or dissolute conduct in any public place or in any place open to the public or exposed to public view ... (c) Who accosts other persons in any public place or in any place open to the public for the purpose of begging or soliciting alms ... (d) Who loiters in or about any toilet open to the public for the purpose of engaging in or soliciting any lewd or lascivious or any unlawful act ...
Prostitution In Canada - Provisions of Criminal Code - Canadian Criminal Code C-46
... common bawdy-houseā€ means a place that is (a) kept or occupied, or (b) resorted to by one or more persons ā€œplaceā€ includes any place, whether or not (a) it is ... or otherwise having charge or control of any place, knowingly permits the place or any part thereof to be let or used for the purposes of a common bawdy-house, is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction ... of the conviction to be served on the owner, landlord or lessor of the place in respect of which the person is convicted or his agent, and the notice shall contain a statement to the effect that it is ...
Public Nudity
... Public nudity or nude in public (NIP) refers to nudity not in an entirely private context ... It refers to a person appearing nude in a public place or to be seen from a public place ... It also includes nudity in a semi-public place, where the general public is free to enter, such as a shopping mall ...
Prostitution In India - Legal Status - Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act - PITA
... girls can not publish phone numbers to the public. 8) Sex worker also punished for prostitution near any public place or notified area ... and can be charged if he engages in sex acts with a sex worker within 200 yards of a public place or "notified area" ...

Famous quotes containing the words place and/or public:

    Congress has scarcely any thing to employ them, and complain that the place [Washington, D.C.] is remarkably dull.
    Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826)

    We can teach prevention. For little kids, the best protection is that they should not be alone in public places. All children should be conscious of strangers, and be discriminating and wary of them. This won’t make them grow up suspicious as long as they have adults around whom they know and can trust: relatives, friends of their parents, parents of friends.
    —“How Parents Can Talk to Their Kids,” Newsweek (January 10, 1994)