Section 170

Every person who maliciously and without probable cause procures a search warrant or warrant of arrest to be issued and executed, is guilty of a misdemeanor.

Location: https://www.weblaws.org/california/codes/ca_penal_code_section_170.

Original source: https://­leginfo.­legislature.­ca.­gov/­faces/­codes_displaySection.­xhtml?lawCode=PEN&sectionNum=170.­ External link icon (last accessed December 5, 2016).