Harasses definition

Harasses means a pattern or course of conduct directed toward another individual that includes, but is not limited to, repeated or continuing unconsented contact, that would cause a reasonable person to suffer emotional distress, and that actually causes emotional distress to the victim. Harassment shall include harassing or obscene phone calls as prohibited by Section 1172 of this title and conduct prohibited by Section 850 of this title. Harassment does not include constitutionally protected activity or conduct that serves a legitimate purpose;
Harasses means unlawful harassment as defined in RCW 10.14.020.

Examples of Harasses in a sentence

Constitutionally protected activity is not included within the meaning of "course of conduct." (2) "Harasses" means a knowing and willful course of conduct directed at a specific person with the intent to seriously alarm, annoy, or bother the person, and which serves no legitimate purpose.


More Definitions of Harasses

Harasses means a knowing and willful course of conduct directed at a specific person with the intent to seriously alarm, annoy, or bother the person, and which serves no legitimate purpose. The course of conduct must be such as would cause a reasonable person to suffer substantial emotional distress, or be in fear of bodily injury.
Harasses means an act of harassment as prohibited by § 5-71-208.
Harasses means engages in a knowing and willful course of conduct directed at a specific person that seriously alarms, annoys, torments, or terrorizes the person, and that serves no legitimate purpose.
Harasses means to engage in an act directed at a specific person which seriously alarms, annoys, harasses, or is detrimental to such person, and which serves no legitimate or lawful purpose. This act shall be such as would cause a reasonable person to suffer substantial
Harasses means a pattern or course of conduct directed toward another individual that includes, but is not limited to, repeated or continuing uncon- sented contact, that would cause a reasonable person to suffer emotional distress, and that actually causes emotional distress to the victim. Harassment shall
Harasses means unlawful harassment as defined in RCW10.14.020.