Section 6-5-142

By whom action to abate and perpetually enjoin nuisance commenced.

Whenever a nuisance exists, the Attorney General of the state, the district attorney or assistant district attorney, or any citizen or citizens may commence an action in the name of the State of Alabama, upon the relation of such Attorney General or such other officer or person to abate such nuisance and to enjoin perpetually the person or persons maintaining the same from further maintenance thereof.

(Acts 1919, No. 53, p. 52; Code 1923, §9282; Code 1940, T. 7, §1093.)