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Law SummaryA person may not hold public office if he or she has ever participated in a duel.
Full Text of the Law§6-5-7. Disqualification by duelling.
Any citizen of this state who shall, either in or out of the state, fight a duel with deadly weapons, or send or accept a challenge so to do, or who shall act as a second, or knowingly aid or assist in such duel, shall ever thereafter be incapable of holding any office of honor, trust or profit in this state.