Columbian Insurance Company v. Wheelright
20 U.S. 534 (1822)

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Columbian Insurance Company v. Wheelright, 20 U.S. 7 Wheat. 534 534 (1822)

Columbian Insurance Company v. Wheelright

20 U.S. (7 Wheat.) 534

ERROR TO THE CIRCUIT COURT

FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Syllabus

A writ of error will lie from this Court upon the judgments of the circuit courts awarding a peremptory mandamus.

The value of an office must be ascertained by its salary.

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