unlawful assembly

Definition of "unlawful assembly"
  1. A gathering of three or more people aiming to disrupt peace by engaging in an illegal act
How to use "unlawful assembly" in a sentence
  1. The police interpreted the clandestine meeting as an unlawful assembly, leading to the arrest of the group members.
  2. A peaceful protest can turn into an unlawful assembly if attendees resort to violence.
  3. The judge declared the disruptive gathering an unlawful assembly and ordered its immediate dispersion.

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