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00-1027 In Re the Marriage of: Kuper v. Kuper

Petitioner Leslie L. Kuper appeals from a court order finding her liable to her ex-husband, respondent Craig A. Kuper, for $40,184, representing back taxes, interest, and penalties assessed against Craig by the state and federal governments. Leslie also contends that ...

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01-0102-CR State v. Vue

Pha Vue appeals his judgment of conviction for two counts of attempted first-degree intentional homicide. Vue argues the trial court erred as a matter of law by: (1) determining that Vue’s statement was admissible even though it was taken after ...

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00-2669 Friedman, et al. v. Stueber, et al.

David Friedman appeals a summary judgment dismissing his insurer, USAA Casualty Insurance Co. He contends that his USAA uninsured and underinsured motorist policy covers his injuries because they were caused by an accident. Alternatively, Friedman argues that summary judgment should ...

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00-2304-CR State v. Porter

Crystal Porter appeals from a judgment of conviction entered on her guilty plea to keeping or maintaining a drug house, and from an order denying her request for postconviction relief. Porter claims: (1) she did not voluntarily consent to the ...

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00-2891-CR State v. Jensen

Jon Jensen appeals a judgment sentencing him to ten years in prison for burglary and an order denying his motion to reduce the sentence. He argues that the trial court did not adequately explain its reasons for imposing the maximum ...

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00-3595, 00-3861 Multi-Ad Services, Inc. v. NLRB

“Substantial evidence supports the Board’s conclusion that management coercively interrogated Mr. Steele on August 16. The closed-door meeting was conducted in a manager’s office by Heathcoat and Ireland, two people who had authority to fire Mr. Steele. The two managers ...

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00-0490-CR, 00-0491-CR State v. LaRoche

In this consolidated appeal, Leonard J. LaRoche appeals from judgments and an order sentencing him to prison on four counts of failure to pay child support following probation revocation proceedings. He argues that his probation in 94 CF 201 expired ...

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00-2196-CR State v. Worby

Lee D. Worby appeals from a judgment of conviction for child abuse and an order denying his sentence modification motion. The issue on appeal is whether a “neutral and detached magistrate” sentenced Worby. We conclude that Worby’s sentence was free ...

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00-4191 U.S. v. Lowell

“Bankruptcy panel trustees are, of course, compensated for their services. In addition to a $60 fee paid to the trustee by the government for every bankruptcy case she closes, a panel trustee’s compensation in a given case is based upon ...

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00-3245 State v. Jackson

Dwayne O. Jackson appeals his sentence after pleading no contest to a charge of sexual intercourse with a child over the age of 16 as a repeater. Jackson brought a motion to withdraw the plea on the ground that the ...

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00-2691 U.S. v. Skidmore

“We agree with Skidmore that his decision not to present any witnesses or evidence should not have been referred to as a ‘failure’ of any kind on his part. The court’s use of this word in the instruction is problematic ...

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00-2151 Salonen v. Powers

Duane G. Powers appeals from a harassment injunction issued against him at the request of Lynn E. Salonen. Powers argues on appeal that there was insufficient evidence of harassment, that Salonen did not establish that he intended to harass her, ...

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00-2840-CR State v. Key

Ronald K. Key appeals his conviction for theft and an order denying his postconviction motions. He claims that his conviction should be overturned because the State failed to give him sufficient notice of what conduct violated sec. 943.20(1)(b) and because ...

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01-1122 U.S. v. Morrison

“What we have here is the police following a trail which led, very quickly, to Morrison. … [A] witness saw a black man running from the bank heading toward a parking lot for a neighboring apartment building. They had a ...

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99-1434 United States v. Mead Corp.

“No matter which angle we choose for viewing the Customs ruling letter in this case, it fails to qualify under Chevron. On the face of the statute, to begin with, the terms of the congressional delegation give no indication that ...

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00-1357 Strzelec v. City of Franklin

“At the most, the Strzelecs’ negligence claim against the City and Bennett is based on a retrospective, result-colored analysis of how they contend the governmental discretion should have been exercised. Section 893.80(4) bars that claim.” Further, we reject plaintiffs’ claim ...

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00-2586-CR State v. Lessard

Alberta P. Lessard appeals from a judgment convicting her of disorderly conduct, see Wis. Stat. sec. 947.01, following a bench trial. We affirm. This opinion will not be published. Dist I, Milwaukee County, Siefert, J., Fine, J. Attorneys: For Appellant: ...

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00-2331 Haas v. Stark, et al.

Vance R. Stark appeals from a judgment granting Jon A. Haas a default judgment. Because the circuit court did not misuse its discretion by declining to extend the time for Stark to answer Haas’s complaint and entering a default judgment, ...

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