Wisconsin Supreme Court

Governmental accountability board? More like Wisconsin's Secret Police

It was a partisan witch hunt masquerading as an inquiry into campaign irregularities. And it might presage the outcome of the Mueller investigation.<p>The “Cheesehead Stasi.” That’s what Twitter humorist IowaHawk called a long-running and politicized investigation organized by Democratic politicians …

Robert Mueller

State Sen. Dave Craig Calls For Legislative Investigation of John Doe Probe

In an interview with the MacIver Institute’s Matt Kittle, state Sen. Dave Craig (R-Town of Vernon) said he wants the legislature to pass a bill …

Conservative View

Federal appeals court upholds confession of 'Making a Murderer' defendant

A federal appeals court has overturned a lower court decision – effectively reinstating Brendan Dassey’s conviction for the murder of Teresa …

State Watchmen Blind to their Partisanship

Who will watch the watchmen? Four years ago I posed that question in the run-up to reforming the John Doe law in Wisconsin when the abuses …

Conservative View

Report: Persecution Of Scott Walker Swept Up High-Level GOP Officials

On Wednesday, a Wisconsin judge unsealed an 88-page report on the state Department of Justice’s (WIDoJ) investigation into a leak of sealed evidence …

Conservative View

Wisconsin Stunner: New Report Exposes How Left-Wing Zealot Prosecutors Spied on Elected Republicans and Defied Court Orders

If you aren't familiar with the "John Doe" investigation that rocked Wisconsin politics a few years ago, or are hazy on the details, go back and read …

Conservative View

Madison Teachers' Union Battles for Open Records Access - WORT 89.9 FM

The Madison teachers’ union continues its battle for open records access.<p>The Wisconsin Supreme Court heard oral arguments yesterday in a challenge …

Madison

Will They Drain This Cesspool?

<i>Given the release of the report by the state attorney general regarding the abuses of the John Doe process by the former Government Accountability</i> …

Conservative View

Wisconsin Mom Sentenced To Jail For Calling Son 'Retard' After Burning Popcorn

The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Friday sustained a mother’s conviction, who was charged last year with disorderly conduct for swearing at her …

News (U.S.)

Mom's conviction for swearing at son over burnt popcorn upheld by high court

The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Friday upheld a mother's conviction for swearing at her son, but without reaching the issue of whether her speech was protected by the First Amendment.<p>The court seemed to take keen interest in the case during oral arguments in September and took 50 pages to render its …

News (U.S.)

Wisconsin mom convicted for swearing at son over burnt popcorn

The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Friday sustained a mother’s conviction, who was charged last year with disorderly conduct for swearing at her …

Liberal View

Personal Data: the new oil and its toxic legacy under the General Data Protection Regulation

Presentation at DAC Beachcroft by PI Legal Officer Camilla Graham Wood.<p>Data Protection is not the only answer, in an era where connected devices, …

Privacy

McAdams Case Appealed to Wisconsin Supreme Court

The Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) has requested the state Supreme Court hear the case of Marquette University Professor John McAdams …

Conservative View