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The DC Code: § 16-528 Judgment protects garnishee.

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

A judgment of condemnation against a garnishee, and execution thereon, or payment by the garnishee in obedience to the judgment or an order of the court, is a sufficient defense to any action brought against him by the defendant in the action in which the attachment is issued, for or concerning the property or credits so condemned.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 16-528. 1973 Ed., § 16-528. DC CODE § 16-528 Current through December 11, 2012


(Dec. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 551, Pub. L. 88-241, § 1.)