WVC 61 - 1 - 7
§61-1-7. Penalty for unlawful speeches, publications and
Any person violating any of the provisions of section five of
this article, shall, for the first offense, be guilty of a
misdemeanor, and, upon conviction, shall be fined not less than
$100 nor more than $500, or, in the discretion of the court, be
confined in jail not exceeding twelve months, or both; and, for the
second offense, shall be guilty of a felony, and, upon conviction
shall be confined in a state correctional facility not less than
one nor more than five years.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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