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Idaho Rules of Civil Procedure Rule 74(a). Mandate and Prohibition.

The procedure for obtaining a writ of prohibition or a writ of mandate shall be in accordance with these civil rules. An application for a peremptory or alternative writ of mandate or prohibition shall be commenced by filing of a petition or complaint with a court of competent jurisdiction. 

As the Third Branch of Government, we provide access to justice through the timely, fair, and impartial resolution of cases.


Members of the
Idaho Supreme Court

Chief Justice Jim Jones
Justice Daniel T. Eismann
Justice Roger S. Burdick
Justice Warren E. Jones
Justice Joel D. Horton

Members of the
Idaho Court of Appeals

Chief Judge John M. Melanson
Judge Sergio A. Gutierrez
Judge David W. Gratton
Judge Molly J. Huskey



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