TITLE 10
Courts and civil procedure–Procedure in particular actions

CHAPTER 10-9
Habeas Corpus

SECTION 10-9-18


§ 10-9-18 Discharge on failure to show cause for restraint.

If no legal cause be shown for the imprisonment or restraint, the court shall discharge the party therefrom.

History of Section.
(C.P.A. 1905, § 667; G.L. 1909, ch. 305, § 16; G.L. 1923, ch. 356, § 16; G.L. 1938, ch. 584, § 16; G.L. 1956, § 10-9-18.)