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The DC Code: § 23-1103 Procuring business through official or attorney for a consideration prohibited.

Index23 Criminal Procedure. (Refs & Annos)

It shall be unlawful for any bondsman, either directly or indirectly, to give, donate, lend, contribute, or to promise to give, donate, lend, or contribute any money, property, entertainment, or other thing of value whatsoever to any attorney at law, police officer, deputy United States marshal, jailer, probation officer, clerk, or other attachè of a criminal court, or public official of any character, for procuring or assisting in procuring any person to employ the bondsman to execute as surety any bond for compensation in any criminal case in the District of Columbia. It shall be unlawful for any attorney at law, police officer, deputy United States marshal, jailer, probation officer, clerk, bailiff, or other attachè of a criminal court, or public official of any character, to accept or receive from a bondsman any money, property, entertainment, or other thing of value whatsoever for procuring or assisting in procuring a person to employ a bondsman to execute as surety any bond for compensation in a criminal case in the District of Columbia.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 23-1103. 1973 Ed., § 23-1103. DC CODE § 23-1103 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(July 29, 1970, 84 Stat. 635, Pub. L. 91-358, title II, § 210(a).)