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Definition of Mandamus

Mandamus
Mandamus Man*da"mus, n. [L., we command, fr. mandare to command.] (Law) A writ issued by a superior court and directed to some inferior tribunal, or to some corporation or person exercising authority, commanding the performance of some specified duty.

Meaning of Mandamus from wikipedia

- to rule one way or the other then a mandamus can be used to order the court to rule on the applications. Mandamus may be a command to do an administrative...
- Mandamus may refer to: Mandamus, a legal term Peremptory writ of mandamus Continuing Mandamus Mandamus River in New Zealand Levular Mandamus, character...
- filed a lawsuit in the Supreme Court asking the Court to issue a writ of mandamus forcing Madison to deliver his commission. In an opinion written by Chief...
- Mandamus River is a river in the South Island of New Zealand. The headwaters are on the southern side of the Organ Range and it feeds into the Hurunui...
- start of the trial in November. The Trump administration filed a writ of mandamus to the United States Supreme Court, requesting that they postpone the trial...
- writs of mandamus to lower courts and administrative hearing panels, while some state systems still allow trial courts to issue writs of mandamus or mandate...
- they were not delivered to the WPRR and CPRR until 1865 after Writs of Mandamus ordering such were issued by the Supreme Court of the State of California...
- common of the other such prerogative writs are quo warranto, prohibito, mandamus, procedendo, and certiorari. The due process for such petitions is not...
- A peremptory writ of mandamus (also peremptory writ of mandate or simply peremptory mandamus) is an absolute and unqualified writ (a formal written command)...
- Tucker". Using a group of retired law enforcement officers called the Mandamus Seven, Lafferty discovered "Tucker" and outlined an alleged cover-up for...
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