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21-976.


21-976.
   
   Any sheriff, constable, policeman, or police officer or district
   attorney who shall fail to diligently do or perform the acts and
   duties required of him under this act, in that he shall knowingly
   allow the violation of this act or the open and notorious violation of
   same as set out in Section 12, shall be guilty of willful neglect of
   duty and shall be removed from office, as now or as may hereafter be
   provided by law; and shall also be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon
   conviction shall be punished by a fine of not less than Two Hundred
   Fifty Dollars ($250.00) nor more than One Thousand Dollars
   ($1,000.00), or by imprisonment in the county jail for a term of not
   less than thirty (30) days nor more than one (1) year, or by both such
   fine and imprisonment; and any such officer, upon being convicted or
   removed from office, shall be ineligible to again hold public office
   for a period of two (2) years from the date of such conviction or
   removal from office.
   

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