2016 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 2a - Administration Of Civil And Criminal Justice
Section 2A:36-4 - Defense Of Retaking On Fresh Pursuit In Action Of Escape

NJ Rev Stat § 2A:36-4 (2016) What's This?

2A:36-4. Defense of retaking on fresh pursuit in action of escape
In an action for an escape against a sheriff or other officer no retaking on fresh pursuit shall be a defense unless the sheriff, or other officer shall show that the person for whose escape the action is brought escaped without his consent or knowledge.

L.1951 (1st SS), c.344.

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