§61-10-3. Unlawful to act as doorkeeper, guard or watch for keeper
of gaming table or device; penalty.
If any person shall act as doorkeeper, guard or watch, or
employ another person to act as such, for a keeper or exhibitor of
any such gaming table, bank or device, or shall resist, or by any
means or device, prevent, hinder or delay the lawful arrest of such
keeper or exhibitor, or the seizure of the table, bank or device,
or money exhibited or staked thereat, or shall unlawfully take the
same from the person seizing it, he shall be guilty of a
misdemeanor, and, upon conviction, shall be confined in jail not
more than one year and be fined not exceeding one thousand dollars.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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