Section 12-21-64

Proof of laws of foreign countries.

The existence and tenor or effect of the laws of any foreign country may be proved as facts by parol evidence, but if it shall appear that the law in question is contained in a written statute or code, the court may, in its discretion, reject any evidence of such law which is not accompanied by a copy thereof.

(Code 1923, §7711; Code 1940, T. 7, §425.)