§56-6-40. Contempt proceedings in vacation.
The judge of every circuit court or other court of record
having jurisdiction to try or hear actions at law or suits in
equity shall have the same power in vacation that he has in term to
punish disobedience of and enforce obedience to any decree or order
made in his court and for such purpose may issue all necessary
process. The orders and proceedings in such case shall be
certified and entered of record as provided in the preceding
section and shall be as valid as if made or had and entered in
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