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The writ of Mandamus is a writ which is directed to the Civil servants -- they are rather numerous.
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The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 7: Gregory XII-Infallability
A Writ of Mandamus was filed against the Nevada Supreme Court Justices for conspiring to conceal a crime, the crime being, that the prosecuting attorney Ron Rachow violated Brady V Maryland that showed someone else was responsibe for the crime for which an innocent man Nolan Klein was convicted of comitting 21 years ago.
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UPDATED Freshwater Mandamus request filed was the previous entry in this blog.
I think the issurance of the Writ of Mandamus was premature in this case.
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If the Secretary of State refuses to certify Burris 'appointment, the governor can ask a court to order him to do so (Writ of Mandamus.)
Mandamus exists to compel a public official to perform a duty which he/she is required by law to perform -- in this case countersigning the appointment certificate.
Illinois Sec. of State Refuses To Approve Burris Appointment, But Admits He Really Can't Stop It
The issues arises because federal prosecutors petitioned for a Writ of Mandamus, to stop a Utah district judge from employing a jury instruction which the prosecutors did not want.
The Volokh Conspiracy » Tenth Circuit split on gun ban for misdemeanants:
Writ of Mandamus by Paul Kruger on Sunday, Aug 31, 2008 at 10: 16: 20 AM
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