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Statutes > Nebraska > Chapter53 > 53-1_113

53-1,113. Search warrant; sale of property seized; procedure; destruction, when required.It shall be the duty of the officer who has seized and is holding any of the property mentioned in section 53-1,111 to make application to the court on final determination of any prosecution arising under such search and seizure, and in which such prosecution has been commenced or prosecuted, for an order to sell such property. The court, if satisfied that the property so seized and held was at the time of its seizure being kept or used, or was fit for use in the unlawful manufacture or production of alcoholic liquor, shall make an order that such property and effects be sold by such officer and shall fix the time, place, manner, and notice of such sale. Nothing contained in the Nebraska Liquor Control Act shall be considered to authorize the sale of any alcoholic liquor unlawfully manufactured fit for human consumption which comes into the possession of any officer by seizure, confiscation, or forfeiture under the provisions of the act without the payment of all taxes and inspection fees required by the laws of this state and of the United States, and all such unlawfully manufactured alcoholic liquor which is unfit for human consumption shall be destroyed. SourceLaws 1935, c. 116, § 80, p. 416; C.S.Supp.,1941, § 53-380; R.S.1943, § 53-1,113; Laws 1994, LB 859, § 19.