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CRIMINAL CODE 1899 - SECT 205
Disobedience to lawful order issued by statutory authority
205 Disobedience to lawful order issued by statutory authority
(1) Any person who without lawful excuse, the proof of which lies on the
person, disobeys any lawful order issued by any court of justice, or by any
person authorised by any public statute in force in Queensland to make the
order, is guilty of a misdemeanour, unless some mode of proceeding against the
person for such disobedience is expressly provided by statute, and is intended
to be exclusive of all other punishment.
(2) The offender is liable to
imprisonment for 1 year.
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