In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
(issued by a court)orden judicial femininemandato judicial masculinea royal writ — un mandato real
- to issue a writ (against sb) — expedir una orden / un mandato (contra algn)
- to serve a writ on sb — notificarle una orden / un mandato a algn
- a writ of habeas corpus — un recurso de hábeas corpus
- a writ of execution/possession — un mandamiento de ejecución/embargo
- It was in the context of a privative clause in relation to the ability of courts to issue prerogative writs.
- Civilians enjoyed the rights to counsel and trial by jury and the privilege of a habeas corpus writ to test the legality of government detention.
- Thus it may in proper cases take the place of an action for negligence, or an action for breach of warranty of authority brought by the person named as defendant in the writ.
- In a broad sense, and absent some statutory provision, the writ of habeas corpus ad subjiciendum is available to secure the liberty of a person improperly detained -
- I am sorry, I want to seek leave for a certificate to take the matter to the Queen in Council because of the fact that there is a High Court Judge in the writ.
- The applicant commenced proceedings in this Court for writs of mandamus, certiorari and injunctions.
- It was in these circumstances that the applicant commenced her proceedings in this Court seeking the constitutional writ of mandamus and the declarations previously set out.
- The writ of election, issued this week by Commissioner Peter Irniq, says the nomination period will begin July 19 and end at 2 p.m. on July 29.
- Candidates can readily enough be nominated after the election writ is dropped.
- If a lower court commits a factual or legal error, the Supreme Court will not grant a writ of certiorari simply to review that error.
- Your Honour, we have not appealed against that, but what we do say is that we have sufficient standing to obtain either of the prerogative writs if ultimately the Court were minded to grant them and we do not really need more than that.
- You would have to be developing this now, rather than waking up the day that writs are issued for election and wanting to build this within a couple of weeks.
- You or your representative has the right to go to a court and seek a writ of habeas corpus.
- The by-election is unlikely to take place until mid-October at the earliest because the writ for the poll cannot be moved until Parliament is in session.
- In wartime, Congress has the power to suspend the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus - which permits a court to examine the lawfulness of executive detention.
- Where bureaucrats are not following due process or doing their job, and are sitting on their hands or dragging their feet, citizens have the right to bring to the courts a writ of mandamus.
- Clark said nominations for the election will close July 2, following the issuing of the election writs June 25.
- Where a court or a public officer wrongly refuses jurisdiction the exercise of the jurisdiction can be commanded by a writ of mandamus.
- The most fundamental of these guarantees - and one of the cornerstones of democratic rights worldwide - is the right to petition a court for a writ of habeas corpus.
- Many years after the original judgments were taken out, an application was brought to the court to have new writs of seizure and sale issued.
- When the plaintiff initiates the action, the defendant named in the writ shall be summoned to answer at the next court of portmensmoot.
- In September 2004, the applicant filed an application in the High Court for the constitutional writs of certiorari and mandamus.
- Under U.S. law, a person held in custody by a state may challenge his conviction or sentence by seeking a writ of habeas corpus in federal court.
- This was the day that the writ for the election of members of this Parliament was returned.
- I have no problem with it in terms of the prerogative writs; the courts have a discretion there.
- If the government is really determined to quickly close the rolls, it may be forced to issue writs for a House election as soon as it announces the poll.
- That language suggests that, if the prisoners had alleged different facts, they might have been entitled to a writ of habeas corpus from a civilian court.
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