Various Types of Writs, Generally:

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original writs – initial writs used to commence an action – usually the summons.

subsequent writs – writs issued after original writs.

“patent writs” and “close writs” publicly-accessible writs and classified writs.

extraordinary writs – used for seeking extraordinary relief.

warrant – a writ used to direct or authorize someone to do an act, usually a law enforcer to make an arrest, a search, or a seizure.



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