WVC 37 - 6 - 22
§37-6-22. Injunction against ejectment or unlawful detainer.
If the tenant of such lands, or any person having a right or
claim thereto, shall, within the time aforesaid, file his bill
for relief in the circuit court of the county wherein the lands
are situated, he shall not have or continue any injunction
against the proceedings at law on the ejectment or unlawful
detainer, unless he shall, within thirty days next after a full
and perfect answer filed by the plaintiff in ejectment, or
unlawful detainer, bring into court or deposit in some bank
within the state, to the credit of the cause, such money as the
plaintiff in ejectment or unlawful detainer shall, in his answer,
swear to be due and in arrear over and above all just allowances,
and also the costs taxed in the suit, there to remain till the
hearing of the cause, or to be paid out to such plaintiff on good
security, subject to the decree of the court.
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