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Title (1866) Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1866
Subject Law
Description (1866) The Fifteenth Legislature, 1865, passed an act to print the laws as prepared and reported by the Joint Committee on Revision and Compilation, including laws of the current session. No 1865 session law was printed because these acts were incorporated into the 1866 compilation.
Publisher Legislative Assemblye of the State of Utah
Date 1866
Type Text
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Identifier KFU30 1866 .A193
Language eng
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2005, S.J. Quinney College of Law. All rights reserved
Holding Institution S.J. Quinney College of Law, The University of Utah, South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT
Source Physical Dimensions 15 cm x 23.5cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
ARK ark:/87278/s6w37x2b
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2006-01-25
ID 717212
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b

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Title Chapter 22_page_058
Description 58 LAWS OF UTAH. exceeding one thousand dollars, or by both fine and imprisonment at the discretion of the court. Sec. So..--If any Marshal, Sheriff, Deputy Sheriff, Constable, or other officer receive from, a defendant, or any other person, any money or other valuable thing as a consideration or inducement for omitting or delaying to arrest any defendant, or to carry him before a magistrate or to prison, or for postponing, delaying or neglecting to perform any thing pertaining to the duties of his office, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than one year, or fine not more than five hundred dollars. Sec. 86.-If any officer wilfully neglect or refuse to serve any process, or delator omit to execute such process, whereby any person charged with crime or any criminal escape, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than one year, or by fine not exceeding one thousand dollars, or both fine and imprisonment at the discretion of the court. * Sec. 87.-If any person, having knowledge of the commission of any offence punishable with death or imprisonment for life, take any money or valuable consideration or .gratuity, or any promise therefor, upon an agreement or understanding, expressed or implied, to compound or conceal such offence, or not to prosecute the same, or not to give evidence thereof, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than one year, or by fine not exceeding four hnndred dollars, or both fine and imprisonment at the discretion of the court. Sec. 88.-If auy person, having knowledge of the commission of any offence punishable with imprisonment for a limited term of years, is guilty of the offence described in the preceding section, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than one year, or by fine not exceeding four hundred dollars, or both fine and imprisonment at the discretion of the court. Sec. 89.-If any jailor or other officer voluntarily suffer any prisoner in his custody to escape, if upon charge or conviction <>f capital offence, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than ten, nor less than one year; or if it be upon charge or conviction of a felony other than a capita! offeuce, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than eight years, or by fine not more than one thousand •dollars. Sec. 90.-If any jailor or other officer voluntarily suffer any prisoner, upon charge or conviction of any public offense, to escape, he shall be fined not more than five hundred dollars, or- imprisoned not exceeding one year, or both fined and imprisoned. . Sec. 91.-If any person by any means whatever aid or assist any prisoner lawfully detained in the custody of any officer or in any place of confinement for any felony or misdemeanor, in an attempt to escape, whether such escape be effected or not; or forcibly rescue any person held in legal custody upon any criminal charge, he shall be punished by imprisonment not more than ten years, or fine not more than one thousand dollars, or both fine and imprisonment. Sec. 92.-If any prisoner convicted of any crime, and sentenced to imprisonment for a less term than for life, shall break his confinement and escape from custody, he shall be punished by imprisonment not exceeding five years, to commeuce from and after the expiration of the original term of his imprisonment. Sec. 93.-If any person shall knowingly and wilfully resist or oppose any officer of this Territory, or any person authorized'by law or any court, in serving or attempting to serve or execute any legal writ, will, order or process whatsoever, he shall be punished by imprisonment not exceeding one year, or by fine riot more than one thousand dollars nor less than one hundred dollars, or both fine and imprisonment at the discretion of the court. Sec. 94.-If any person, being lawfully required by any Marshal, Sheriff; Constable or other officer, wilfully neglect or refuse to assisij him in the execution of his office in any criminal case, or in any case of escape or rescue, he shall be punished by imprisonment not exceeding six months, or fine not more than one hundred dollars. Sec. 95.-If any Judge, Justice of the Peace, Clerk of any Court, Sheriff, Constable, Attorney or Counselor at Law encourage, excite or stir up any suit, quarrel or controversy between two or more persons, he shall be punished by fine not exceeding five hundred dollars, and shall be answerable to the party injured in treble-damages sustained in consequence thereof. Sec. 9G.-When any duty is or shall be required by law of any public officer, or of any person holding any public trust or employment, every wilful neglect to perform such duty, where no special provision has been made for the punishment of such delinquency, is a misdemeanor. Sec. 97.-When the performance of any act is prohibited by any statute, and no penalty for the violation of such statute is imposed, the doing of such act is a misdemeanor.
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Source Original Book: Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1866
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-15
Date Modified 2005-11-15
ID 717019
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6w37x2b/717019