§61-10-7. Presumption against hotelkeeper.
In a prosecution under the preceding section, if the gaming be
proved, it shall be presumed it was permitted by the keeper of the
hotel, unless it appear that he did not know of or suspect such
gaming, or that he endeavored to prevent it, and gave information
of it, with the names of the players, to the next circuit court of
the county in which such gaming occurred, or to the prosecuting
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