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Section 149. (Amended by Stats. 1983, Ch. 1092, Sec. 243.)
Cite as: Cal. Penal Code §149.

Every public officer who, under color of authority, without lawful necessity, assaults or beats any person, is punishable by a fine not exceeding ten thousand dollars ($10,000), or by imprisonment in the state prison, or in a county jail not exceeding one year, or by both such fine and imprisonment.



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