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Inciting a riot is defined in C.R.S. 18-9-102 which states:
- A person commits inciting riot if he:
- Incites or urges a group of five or more persons to engage in a current or impending riot; or
- Gives commands, instructions, or signals to a group of five or more persons in furtherance of a riot.
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Inciting a riot is a class 1 misdemeanor. The penalties for misdemeanor inciting a riot include 6 to 18 months in prison and a fine of up to $5,000. If someone is injured or if the property is damaged as a result of inciting a riot, it may be charged as a class 5 felony. The penalties for felony inciting a riot include 1 to 3 years in prison, fines of up to $100,000, and a mandatory parole period of 2 years.
If you have been charged with inciting a riot an experienced Denver criminal defense lawyer is essential. Get in touch with experienced Denver criminal defense attorney Jason Savela by calling (720) 821-1001.