Code, which declares, that except in cases where a different punishment is prescribed by such code, every offense declared to be a misdemeanor is punishable by imprisonment in a county jail not exceeding six months, or by a fine not exceeding five hundred...
Draft of a Penal code for the state of New York - Page 94
by New York (State). Commissioners of the Code, David Dudley Field, William Curtis Noyes, Alexander Warfield Bradford, New York (State) - 1864 - 285 pages
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