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Statutes > North-carolina > Chapter_1 > GS_1-509

§1‑509.  Ordered seized by sheriff.

When, in the exercise of hisauthority, a judge has ordered the deposit, delivery or conveyance of money orother property, and the order is disobeyed, the judge, besides punishing thedisobedience as for contempt, may make an order requiring the sheriff to takethe money or property, and deposit, deliver, or convey it, in conformity withthe direction of the judge. (C.C.P., s. 215; Code, s.381; Rev., s. 851; C.S., s. 864.)