2017 Wisconsin Statutes & Annotations
Chapter 782. Habeas corpus.
782.37 Penalty for refusing papers.

Universal Citation: WI Stat § 782.37 (2017)

782.37 Penalty for refusing papers. If any officer or other person refuses to deliver a copy of any order, warrant, process or other authority, by which the officer or other person detains any person, to anyone who demands the copy and who tenders the fees for the copy, the officer or other person shall be liable to the person so detained in the sum of $200, to be recovered in an action.

History: 1979 c. 32 s. 59; Stats. 1979 s. 782.37; 1993 a. 486; 1997 a. 254.

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