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The officer may break open any outer or inner door or window of a house, or any part of a house, or anything therein, to execute the warrant, if, after notice of his authority and purpose, he is refused admittance.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - California Code, Penal Code - PEN § 1531 - last updated January 01, 2019 | https://codes.findlaw.com/ca/penal-code/pen-sect-1531.html/
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