If the Court refused to send out this dispatch, the Board could apply to the King's Bench for a mandamus.
"The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 4 (of 4)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
However, he and I did talk how to get him a mandamus for a fellowship, which I will endeavour.
"Diary of Samuel Pepys, 1664" by Samuel Pepys
We will issue a mandamus for a new election on the spot!
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 1"
But he had interest enough with the crown to cause a mandamus to be issued, commanding the Barons to admit them.
"An History of Birmingham (1783)" by William Hutton
William Gregory was appointed by His Majesty's mandamus to succeed him in 1774.
"Scotland's Mark on America" by George Fraser Black
They cannot issue a mandamus* to the President or legislature, or to any of their officers.
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
After the Secretary of the Navy rejected the highest bid, plaintiff sought mandamus to compel delivery.
"The Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation"
In favour of the latter, who was Prior of Kilmainham, near Dublin, a mandamus, dated 10 Edw.
"Notes and Queries, Number 192, July 2, 1853" by Various
The thirty-six councillors, appointed under writ of mandamus, excited the most indignation.
"The Siege of Boston" by Allen French
They rejected her application, whereupon she applied for a mandamus.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various