When to Seek a Writ of Prohibition


This article is designed to provide guidance to any Missouri practitioner who might be contemplating a petition for a writ of prohibition. Prohibition allows a party to seek review of a trial court decision in an exceptional situation where a direct appeal will not work. The writ can be a useful tool in a proper case. The article explores some general types of cases when the writ may be appropriate.

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Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, Civil Remedies Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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