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California Code of Civil Procedure Section 2020.240

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2020.240.  A deponent who disobeys a deposition subpoena in any
manner described in subdivision (c) of Section 2020.220 may be
punished for contempt under Chapter 7 (commencing with Section
2023.010) without the necessity of a prior order of court directing
compliance by the witness. The deponent is also subject to the
forfeiture and the payment of damages set forth in Section 1992.




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