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Section 17-17-34

Paying, etc., or accepting payment for vote.

It shall be unlawful for any person to pay or offer to pay, or for any person to accept such payment, either to vote or withhold his or her vote, or to vote for or against any candidate. Any person who violates this section shall be guilty, upon conviction, of a Class C misdemeanor.

(Act 2006-570, p. 1331, §88.)
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