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The DC Code: § 16-3545 Verdict and judgment.

Index16 Particular Actions, Proceedings and Matters. (Refs & Annos)

Where a defendant in a quo warranto proceeding is found by the jury to have usurped, intruded into, or unlawfully held or exercised an office or franchise, the verdict shall be that he is guilty of the act or acts in question, and judgment shall be rendered that he be ousted and excluded therefrom and that the relator recover his costs.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 16-3545. 1973 Ed., § 16-3545. DC CODE § 16-3545 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Dec. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 603, Pub. L. 88-241, § 1; July 29, 1970, 84 Stat. 563, Pub. L. 91-358, title I, § 145(n).)