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No mandamus relief from pandemic emergency orders (access required)

Petitioner lacks standing to challenge respondent governor’s executive orders issued in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The petition for a writ of mandamus is denied. Standing Petitioner Marrs alleges various executive orders Governor Northam has issued in response to the COVID-19 pandemic are ultra vires and violate the Virginia constitution. “Considering the sparse factual allegations in Marrs’ petition ...