2019 Georgia Code
Title 9 - Civil Practice
Chapter 5 - Injunctions
§ 9-5-3. When court proceedings enjoined; injunctions against sheriffs' sales

Universal Citation: GA Code § 9-5-3 (2019)
  • (a) Equity will not enjoin the proceedings and processes of a court of law, absent some intervening equity or other proper defense of which a party, without fault on his part, cannot avail himself at law.

  • (b) Writs of injunction may be issued by judges of the superior courts to enjoin sales by sheriffs, at any time before a sale takes place, in any proper case made by application for injunction.


Orig. Code 1863, § 3140; Code 1868, § 3152; Code 1873, § 3218; Ga. L. 1878-79, p. 139, § 1; Code 1882, § 3218; Civil Code 1895, § 4915; Civil Code 1910, § 5492; Code 1933, § 55-103.

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