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Statute Number:22-2714
Chapter Title:CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
Article Title:UNIFORM CRIMINAL EXTRADITION ACT
Tax Type:All
Brief Description:Arrest without a warrant.
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22-2714. Arrest without a warrant. The arrest of a person may be lawfully made also by any peace officer or private person without a warrant upon reasonable information that the accused stands charged in the courts of a state with a crime punishable by death or imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, but when so arrested the accused must be taken before a judge or magistrate with all practicable speed and complaint must be made against him under oath setting forth the ground for the arrest as in the preceding section; and thereafter his answer shall be heard as if he had been arrested on a warrant.
History: L. 1970, ch. 129, 22-2714; July 1.


Date Composed: 04/04/2011 Date Modified: 04/04/2011

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