Title 12
Criminal Procedure

Chapter 21
Recovery of Fines, Penalties, and Forfeitures

R.I. Gen. Laws 12-21-30

 12-21-30.  Appeal from district court judgment of forfeiture.

An appeal may be claimed by either party from any judgment of forfeiture rendered by the district court, to be taken in like manner as by defendants in criminal cases within the jurisdiction of the district court to try and determine, to the superior court for the same county in which the division of the district court rendering judgment is situated and like proceedings may be had as in cases of informations for forfeitures originally filed in the court.

History of Section.
G.L. 1896, ch. 288, 22; C.P.A. 1905, 1191; G.L. 1909, ch. 357, 24; G.L. 1923, ch. 410, 24; G.L. 1938, ch. 631, 24; G.L. 1956, 12-21-30; P.L. 1969, ch. 239, 28.