25-2122. Punishment; procedure.

Contempts committed in the presence of the court may be punished summarily; in other cases the party upon being brought before the court, shall be notified of the accusation against him, and have a reasonable time to make his defense.

Source:R.S.1867, Code § 670, p. 512; R.S.1913, § 8237; C.S.1922, § 9190; C.S.1929, § 20-2122; R.S.1943, § 25-2122.