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Order in the Court

“If the judicial ermine and gown in Wisconsin shall drop from other shoulders hereafter as pure and unsullied as from his, we shall have no cause to feel ashamed.” Take a trip through the Wisconsin Court System website highlighting this … Continue reading

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Thompson gets in, Here and Now preview

Former Gov. Tommy Thompson (R-Wisconsin) is now officially a candidate for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by U.S. Sen. Herb Kohl (D-Wisconsin). The former chief executive from Elroy made the announcement at a Waukesha machine shop yesterday. In his … Continue reading

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Beer protest, No open discussions, Your question, Here and Now preview

When I lived in Milwaukee back in the mid-to-late 1990′s, there was a beer truck that overturned at the Zoo Interchange. Sure, it blocked traffic for a while, but the clean up crews and even some stuck drivers found some … Continue reading

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Details on Chief Justice’s transparency plan

You may remember last month, Wisconsin Supreme Court Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson said she was interested in opening up some of the high court’s functions in an effort to promote collegiality. This comes after very highly publicized spats between court … Continue reading

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No criminal charges in Supreme Court spat

Sauk County District Attorney Patricia Barrett will not file charges over a July incident between two Wisconsin Supreme Court Justices. Barrett was named special prosecutor in the case after the Dane County D.A. recused himself from the case. Barrett wrote … Continue reading

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