Crimes and Criminal Procedure

Criminal Procedure Generally


The benefit of clergy shall not exist within this State.

Code 1852, § 2956; Code 1915, § 4824; Code 1935, § 5313; 11 Del. C. 1953, § 1701.;

Whenever an organization is informed against in a criminal proceeding, process shall be issued against such organization in the usual form and shall be served upon such organization in the same manner as process is served upon organizations in civil cases. An organization so served with process shall appear by an attorney in the court out of which such process has been issued by the time of the return of such writ, or upon motion of the Attorney General, final judgment shall be given against it upon the information.

Code 1915, § 4818A; 28 Del. Laws, c. 247; Code 1935, § 5319; 11 Del. C. 1953, § 1702; 74 Del. Laws, c. 71, §§ 1, 2.;