Full Statute Name:  West's Annotated California Codes. Penal Code. Part 1. Of Crimes and Punishments. Title 14. Malicious Mischief. § 597d. Fighting animals or birds; entries and arrests without warrant

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Primary Citation:  CA PENAL § 597d Country of Origin:  United States Last Checked:  October, 2014 Alternate Citation:  West's Ann. Cal. Penal Code § 597d Date Adopted:  1905
Summary:

This provision allows for law enforcement officers to enter any place, building, or tenement, where there is an exhibition of the fighting of birds or animals, or where preparations are being made for such an exhibition, and, without a warrant, arrest all persons present.

Statute Text: 

Any sheriff, police, or peace officer, or officer qualified as provided in Section 14502 of the Corporations Code, may enter any place, building, or tenement, where there is an exhibition of the fighting of birds or animals, or where preparations are being made for such an exhibition, and, without a warrant, arrest all persons present.

CREDIT(S)

(Added by Stats.1905, c. 519, p. 680, § 2. Amended by Stats.1987, c. 828, § 36; Stats.1996, c. 872 (A.B.3472), § 111; Stats.1997, c. 598 (S.B.633), § 11.)

 

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