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15-1175 United States of America v. C. Gregory Turner Case No.

As noted in the general unclassified opinion in this case, Defendant Gregory Turner was convicted of willfully conspiring, with Prince Asiel Ben Israel, to provide services for Zimbabwean Specially Designated National (“SDNs”), a group of government officials and related individuals deemed to be blocking the democratic processes or institutions of Zimbabwe. Both Turner and Ben Israel are U.S. persons.

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Plain Error – Sentencing Guidelines

Defendant-appellant James M. Kruger was arrested in 2013 after a day-long crime spree in southwestern Wisconsin during which he robbed his uncle, kidnapped a 69 year-old farmer, stole multiple vehicles, and drove over rural roads at speeds exceeding 100 miles per hour in an ultimately unsuccessful effort to elude capture by the authorities.

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Termination of Parental Rights

C.N. appeals circuit court orders terminating her parental rights to J.N. and J.G. Regarding the grounds phase, C.N. does not dispute the ground of continuing children in need of protection or services (CHIPS) as to each child, but argues that the circuit court erred in issuing orders terminating C.N.’s rights to both children on the ground of failure to assume parental responsibility.

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Lisa Gribble appeals a circuit court judgment reversing a decision of the Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission (WERC) that Florence County violated a collective bargaining agreement when it laid off Gribble, and her labor representative breached its duty of fair representation by failing to take her grievance to arbitration.

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