Chapter 9.12


9.12.010    Slot machines--Prohibited.

9.12.020    Slot machines--Evidence of guilt.

9.12.010 Slot machines--Prohibited.

It is unlawful for any person or persons to conduct, maintain or operate, either as owner or owners, proprietor or proprietors, lessee or lessees, employer or employers, agent or agents any nickel-in-the-slot machine, or other device of like character, wherein there enters an element of chance, whether the same be played or operated for money, checks, credits or any other thing or representative of value.  (Ord. 537 § 31, 1959)

9.12.020 Slot machines--Evidence of guilt.

For the purpose of trial and conviction under the preceding section the possession of such machine or device or keeping the same in any place accessible to the public shall be prima facie evidence against the person in possession thereof of guilt under the ordinance codified in this chapter.  (Ord. 537 §32, 1959)