27-30-101. Definition of nuisance. (1)
Anything which is injurious to health, indecent or offensive to the senses, or
an obstruction to the free use of property, so as to interfere with the
comfortable enjoyment of life or property, or which unlawfully obstructs the
free passage or use, in the customary manner, of any navigable lake, river,
bay, stream, canal, or basin or any public park, square, street, or highway is
(2) Nothing which is done or maintained under the express authority of a statute can be deemed a nuisance.
(3) No agricultural or farming operation, place, establishment, or facility or any of its appurtenances or the operation thereof is or becomes a public or private nuisance because of the normal operation thereof as a result of changed residential or commercial conditions in or around its locality if the agricultural or farming operation, place, establishment, or facility has been in operation longer than the complaining resident has been in possession or commercial establishment has been in operation.
History: (1)En. Sec.
4550, Civ. C. 1895; re-en. Sec. 6162, Rev. C. 1907;
re-en. Sec. 8642, R.C.M. 1921;