§61-9-1. Definition of terms.
For the purposes of this article the terms "place," "person,"
"nuisance" are defined as follows:" Place" shall include any
building, structure, erection or place, or any separate part or
portion thereof, or the ground itself; "person" shall include any
individual, corporation, association, partnership, trustee, lessee,
agent or assignee;"nuisance" shall mean any place as above defined
in or upon which lewdness, assignation, or prostitution is
conducted, permitted, continued or exists, and the personal
property and contents used in conducting or maintaining any such
place for any such purpose.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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