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The DC Code: § 22-1707 "Gaming table" defined.

Index22 Criminal Offenses and Penalties. (Refs & Annos)

All games, devices, or contrivances at which money or any other thing shall be bet or wagered shall be deemed a gaming table within the meaning of §§ 22- 1704 to 22-1706; and the courts shall construe said sections liberally, so as to prevent the mischief intended to be guarded against.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 22-1507. 1973 Ed., § 22-1507. DC CODE § 22-1707 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1331, ch. 854, § 868.)