76-120. Waste; damages recoverable.

When conduct claimed to constitute waste is made the basis of a claim for damages, the claimant is limited to a recovery of compensatory damages and is not entitled to multiple damages or to declare a forfeiture of the place wasted or of the interest of the defendant in the place wasted, except in accordance with covenants, agreements or conditions binding such defendants.

Source:Laws 1941, c. 153, § 20, p. 598; C.S.Supp.,1941, § 76-1020; R.S.1943, § 76-120.