Revised Laws of Louisiana: Containing the Revised Statutes of the State (official Edition, 1870) as Amended by Acts of the Legislature, from the Session of 1870 to that of 1896 Inclusive, and All Other Acts of a General Nature for the Same Period : All Annotated with the Decisions of the Supreme Court of Louisiana Contained in Annuals 39 to 48 and a Part of 49

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F. F. Hansell, 1897 - 1020 pages

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Page 277 - Territory to which such person has fled to cause him to be arrested and secured, and to cause notice of the arrest to be given to the executive authority making such demand, or to the agent of such authority appointed to receive the fugitive, and to cause the fugitive to be delivered to such agent when he shall appear.
Page 751 - That any person, firm or corporation violating any of the provisions of this ordinance shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof shall be punishable by a fine of not more than five hundred dollars ($500), or by imprisonment in the city jail for a period of not more than six (6) months, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
Page 206 - If the thing stolen is any ticket or other paper or writing entitling or purporting to entitle the holder or proprietor thereof to a passage upon any railroad or vessel or other public conveyance...
Page 686 - To enable the State of Arkansas to construct the necessary levees and drains, to reclaim the swamp and overflowed lands therein, the whole of those swamp and overflowed lands made unfit thereby for cultivation, which shall remain unsold at the passage of this act, shall be and the same are hereby granted to said State.
Page 398 - President of the Senate or the Speaker of the House of Representatives, as the case may be.
Page 761 - State, to provide equal, but separate, accommodations for the white and colored races...
Page 704 - ... after due notice to the settler, to the satisfaction of the register of the land office, that the person having filed such affidavit...
Page 218 - State, such person, so offending, shall be deemed guilty of arson, and upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by imprisonment in the penitentiary for a term not less than one year nor more than ten years...
Page 460 - Board, and shall give bond for the faithful performance of his duties in such sum and with such sureties as may be required by the Board of Directors.
Page 21 - ... the respective parties what, if anything, ought to be done or submitted to by either •or both to adjust said dispute, and make a written decision thereof.

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