2011 Connecticut Code
Sec. 53-39. Malicious prosecution. Any person who falsely prosecutes another for any criminal charge, without probable cause and with malicious intent unjustly to vex and trouble him, shall be fined not more than one hundred dollars or imprisoned not more than one year.
Title 53 Crimes
Chapter 939 Offenses Against the Person
Sec. 53-39. Malicious prosecution.
(1949 Rev., S. 8378.)
A conviction in a lower court, although reversed on appeal, is conclusive evidence of probable cause unless the plaintiff can establish that his conviction was obtained by fraud, perjury or other corrupt means. 147 C. 704. Cited. 224 C. 29.
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