In New Hampshire, Harassment is typically charged as a misdemeanor. Most often a charge of Harassment involves some type of prohibited communication, typically telephone calls, that are made with a purpose to annoy, threaten or alarm another. It constitutes Harassment to made repeated communications at inconvenient hours or to use inappropriate language with a purpose to annoy or alarm another. Harassment also encompasses “insults” “taunts” or “challenges” in a manner likely to “provoke a violent or disorderly response”.
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