2010 Mississippi Code
Chapter 7 - Landlord and Tenant.
89-7-61 - Writ.

§ 89-7-61. Writ.

When the complaint shall have been made and bond given, and approved by the justice, it shall be his duty to issue a distress warrant or attachment-writ, commanding the seizure of the agricultural products, if any, upon which the party instituting the proceedings shall have claimed a lien, and also commanding the officer to distrain the goods and chattels other than the agricultural products of such tenant, if necessary, and deal with the same as provided by law; the entire seizure and distraint to be of value sufficient to satisfy the sum demanded with interest and costs. 

Sources: Codes, 1892, § 2504; 1906, § 2841; Hemingway's 1917, § 2339; 1930, § 2191; 1942, § 913.

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