§55-5-12. Same -- Same -- How value paid; sale of land for failure
to make payments; deficiency.
The payments shall be made to the plaintiff, or into court for
his use, and the land shall be bound therefor, and if the defendant
fail to make such payments within or at the time limited therefor,
respectively, the court may order the land to be sold, and the
proceeds applied to the payment of such value and interest, and the
surplus, if any, to be paid to the defendant; but if the proceeds
be insufficient to satisfy such value and interest, the defendant
shall not be bound for the deficiency.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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