Chapter 9.30
MALICIOUS PROSECUTION, ABUSE OF PROCESS, PERJURY

Sections:

9.30.010    Malicious prosecution.

9.30.900    Statutes incorporated by reference.

9.30.010 Malicious prosecution.

Every person who shall, maliciously and without probable cause therefor, cause or attempt to cause another to be arrested or proceeded against for any misdemeanor or gross misdemeanor of which he is innocent shall be guilty of a misdemeanor. [Ord. 1519 § 1, 1985; Ord. 1235 § 3, 1979.]

9.30.900 Statutes incorporated by reference.

The following statutes are incorporated in this chapter by reference:

RCW

9.62.020    Instituting Suit in Name of Another

9A.72.010    Definitions

9A.72.040    False Swearing

9A.72.060    Perjury and False Swearing – Retraction

9A.72.070    Perjury and False Swearing – Irregularities – No Defense

9A.72.150    Tampering with Physical Evidence

[Ord. 1519 § 1, 1985.]