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Statutes > North-carolina > Chapter_1 > GS_1-534

§1‑534.  For and against whom action lies.

In all cases of waste, anaction lies in the appropriate trial division of the General Court of Justiceat the instance of him in whom the right is, against all persons committing thewaste, as well tenant for term of life as tenant for term of years andguardians. (52 Hen. III, c. 23; 6 Edw. I, c. 5; 20 Edw. I, st. 2;11 Hen. VI, c. 5; R.C., c. 116, s. 1; Code, s. 625; Rev., s. 854; C.S., s. 889;1971, c. 268, s. 33.)