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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 attorneys Jason Savela and Ryan Dawson by filling out our online contact form or by calling (720) 726-8080.