Section 6-6-601

Costs - Assessment.

If an action under this article is maintained by the state alone and judgment is for the defendant or the defendant is insolvent, the witnesses are paid as in other state cases, but if any person is joined with the state as informant, judgment must be entered against him for the costs if entered for the defendant.

(Code 1852, §2667; Code 1867, §3095; Code 1876, §3435; Code 1886, §3180; Code 1896, §3434; Code 1907, §5467; Code 1923, §9946; Code 1940, T. 7, §1150.)