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By Janet Portman , Attorney Urinating in public is illegal in every state. Defendants may be charged under a law that specifically criminalizes the act, or the prosecutor may allege that the defendant presented a public nuisance or is guilty of disorderly conduct. A harsher approach is to charge defendants with indecent exposure or public lewdness, which are crimes that may require convicted defendants to register as a sex offender. Many city and county criminal ordinances also prohibit public urination. For information on public lewdness, see our article on Public Lewdness. Criminal Penalties for Conviction State law usually classifies disorderly conduct and similar crimes as misdemeanors , which are less serious offenses than felonies. Penalties for a misdemeanor may include incarceration in county jail for up to a year, except in Ohio, which allows misdemeanor sentences to extend to two years , payment of a fine, and community service.
Anatomy of the bladder and outlet The interior of the bladder Main articles: Urinary bladder and Urethra The main organs involved in urination are the urinary bladder and the urethra. The smooth muscle of the bladder, known as the detrusor , is innervated by sympathetic nervous system fibers from the lumbar spinal cord and parasympathetic fibers from the sacral spinal cord. Part of the urethra is surrounded by the male or female external urethral sphincter , which is innervated by the somatic pudendal nerve originating in the cord, in an area termed Onuf's nucleus. Further along the urethra is a sphincter of skeletal muscle, the sphincter of the membranous urethra external urethral sphincter.
A person with paruresis finds it difficult or impossible to urinate when other people are around. Paruresis is believed to be one of the most common types of social phobia. Treatment includes graduated exposure therapy, which involves deliberately trying to urinate in increasingly more difficult places. A person with paruresis finds it difficult or impossible to urinate wee when other people are around.