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Civil Code - CIV

DIVISION 4. GENERAL PROVISIONS [3274 - 9566]

  ( Heading of Division 4 amended by Stats. 1988, Ch. 160, Sec. 16. )

PART 1. RELIEF [3274 - 3428]

  ( Part 1 enacted 1872. )

TITLE 3. SPECIFIC AND PREVENTIVE RELIEF [3366 - 3424]

  ( Title 3 enacted 1872. )

CHAPTER 1. General Principles [3366 - 3369]
  ( Chapter 1 enacted 1872. )

3366.
  

Specific or preventive relief may be given as provided by the laws of this state.

(Amended by Stats. 1905, Ch. 465.)

3367.
  

Specific relief is given:

1. By taking possession of a thing, and delivering it to a claimant;

2. By compelling a party himself to do that which ought to be done; or,

3. By declaring and determining the rights of parties, otherwise than by an award of damages.

(Enacted 1872.)

3368.
  

Preventive relief is given by prohibiting a party from doing that which ought not to be done.

(Enacted 1872.)

3369.
  

Neither specific nor preventive relief can be granted to enforce a penalty or forfeiture in any case, nor to enforce a penal law, except in a case of nuisance or as otherwise provided by law.

(Amended by Stats. 1977, Ch. 299.)

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