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Rule 180. Refusal to Testify


Any witness refusing to give evidence may be committed to jail, there to remain without bail until such witness shall consent to give evidence.

Source: Acts 1939, 46th Leg., p. 323, Sec. 5, amending Art. 3709, unchanged.

Note: Same as Rule 176.

Oct. 29, 1940, eff. Sept. 1, 1941.