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mandamus noun


a judicial writ issued as a command to a legislative body, an inferior court or a government official ordering the institution or person to perform a public or statutory duty
Unless necessary to enforce its jurisdiction, the court of appeals has no jurisdiction to issue a writ of mandamus against the municipal court.

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