Ordinance, 14 November 1842

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Thousand Dollars<​, and <​be imprisoned for​> six Months. imprisonment​>
Section 11— If any Officer Sheriff Jailor. Keeper or other person, <​or Persons upon​> to whom any such writ shall be <​served​> directed, shall neglect or refuse to make the returns as aforesaid, or to bring the Body of the Prisoner <​or prisoners​> according to the command of the said writ, within the time, required by this act <​act <​ordinance​>,​> all and every such officer, sheriff Jailor, Keeper, or other person <​or Persons​> shall be Guilty of a Contempt of the Municipal Court who issued said writ, whereupon the said Court may, and shall issue an against such <​said​> officer Sheriff, Jailor, Keeper or other person <​or Persons​> and caused him <​her,​> or them to be committed to the or Jail as Provided for by the City Charter of the City of , there to remain without Bail or mainprize, until he or they shall shall obey <​the​> said writ; such officer Sheriff, Jailor, Keeper, or other person <​or Persons​>, shall also forfeit to the prisoner <​or Prisoners,​> or party <​or Parties​> aggrieved a sum not exceeding [p. 15]
Thousand Dollars, and be imprisoned for six Months.
Section 11— If any Officer Sheriff Jailor. Keeper or other person, or Persons upon whom any such writ shall be served , shall neglect or refuse to make the returns as aforesaid, or to bring the Body of the Prisoner or prisoners according to the command of the said writ, within the time, required by this act ordinance, all and every such officer, sheriff Jailor, Keeper, or other person or Persons shall be Guilty of a Contempt of the Municipal Court who issued said writ, whereupon the said Court may, and shall issue an against said officer Sheriff, Jailor, Keeper or other person or Persons and cause him or them to be committed to the or Jail as Provided for by the City Charter of the City of , there to remain without Bail or mainprize, until he or they shall obey the said writ; such officer Sheriff, Jailor, Keeper, or other person or Persons, shall also forfeit to the prisoner or Prisoners, party or Parties aggrieved a sum not exceeding [p. 15]
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