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. As to the proceedings in error in England, see Sutton, Personal Actions
136–144. See also note 8
below. For other evidence that little distinction was seen between error and certiorari,
see Edith G. Henderson, Certiorari and Mandamus in Massachusetts and Maryland 9–10
(Unpubl. paper, Harvard Law School, 1955).
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