California Code of Civil Procedure Section 1212
1212. When the contempt is not committed in the immediate view and presence of the court or judge, a warrant of attachment may be issued to bring the person charged to answer, or, without a previous arrest, a warrant of commitment may, upon notice, or upon an order to show cause, be granted; and no warrant of commitment can be issued without such previous attachment to answer, or such notice or order to show cause.
(Amended by Stats. 1951, Ch. 1737.)Section: Previous 1209 1209.5 1210 1211 1211.5 1212 1213 1214 1215 1216 1217 1218 1218.5 1219 1219.5 Next
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