McCluny v. Silliman
19 U.S. 598 (1821)

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McCluny v. Silliman, 19 U.S. 6 Wheat. 598 598 (1821)

McCluny v. Silliman

19 U.S. (6 Wheat.) 598


A state court cannot issue a mandamus to an officer of the United States.

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