§ 11-9.1-14 Failure of depositor to
disclose lien or want of title on negotiation of warehouse receipt.
Any person who deposits goods to which he or she does not have title, or upon
which there is a lien or mortgage, and who takes for those goods a negotiable
receipt which he or she afterwards negotiates for value with intent to deceive
and without disclosing his or her want of title or the existence of the lien or
mortgage, shall be guilty of a crime, and upon conviction shall be punished for
each offense by imprisonment not exceeding one year, or by a fine not exceeding
one thousand dollars ($1,000), or both.
(P.L. 1908, ch. 1549, § 55; G.L. 1909, ch. 270, § 6; G.L. 1923, ch. 315, § 6; G.L. 1938, ch. 468, § 6; G.L. 1956, § 6-25-56.)