Section 35-4-139

Liability of judges and officers on bonds.

If any judge of probate shall fail to perform any of the duties required of him by this article, he shall be liable on his official bond to any party injured for all damages he may sustain; and, if any sheriff, constable, marshal, or other officer shall fail to file the notice provided for in this article, upon the levy by him of any process on real estate, he shall be liable on his bond for all damages resulting therefrom.

(Acts 1915, No. 77, p. 122; Code 1923, §6883; Code 1940, T. 47, §71.)