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Legal Statutes: California

UPDATED April 11, 2017

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Chapter 3. Injunction

back to top525. Definition; grant; enforcement

An injunction is a writ or order requiring a person to refrain from a particular act. It may be granted by the court in which the action is brought, or by a judge thereof; and when granted by a judge, it may be enforced as an order of the court.
(Enacted 1872. Amended by Code Am.1880, c. 15, p. 3, § 3; Stats.1907, c. 272, p. 340, § 1.)