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00-3419 Warsco v. Preferred Technical Group

“Despite Rau’s and Weingardt’s affidavits, which support the view that the payment to PTG was not part of the purchase price for Presidential’s assets, we believe that the nature of these transactions precludes summary judgment, at least on the record ...

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00-1281 Carroll v. DeTella

“The record establishes that the presence of lead in the water is due to the corrosion of the water pipes, which are made of lead that dissolves in the water – but only when the water is still, as it ...

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98-3002, 98-3300 Brunson v. Ward

“Brunson and Progressive contracted for $25,000 of UIM insurance, and Brunson paid a premium for that amount of coverage. However, Wis. Stat. sec. 632.32(4m)(d), in effect at the time Brunson purchased his policy, required UIM coverage of at least $50,000. ...

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99-1319 Batteries Plus, LLC v. Mohr

“The statute speaks of prohibiting a deduction from wages due or earned unless: (1) the employee authorizes the employer in writing to make such a deduction; or (2) the employee and a representative of the employer determine that the ‘loss’ ...

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00-0752-CR State v. Ledford

William Ledford appeals a judgment of the circuit court convicting him of perjury based on his testimony during the preliminary hearing for charges against Raul Rodriguez and requiring Ledford to reimburse Dodge County for the cost of his third court-appointed ...

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99-2803 State v. T.J. International Inc.

Accordingly, we affirm the court of appeals’ reversal of the judgment of the circuit court. Defendant Norco sold its window plant to defendant Jeld-Wen. There was no interruption of business, and Jeld-Wen hired all but 47 of Norco’s 396 employees ...

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00-0931 Spencer v. Society Insurance, et al.

Patricia Spencer appeals from a personal injury judgment based on several alleged evidentiary errors. Regal Insurance cross-appeals the trial court’s decision to grant Spencer’s attorney a lien on the judgment superior to Regal’s own medical payments lien. We conclude that ...

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00-3746 Emerson v. Northern States Power Co.

“An employee is not a qualified individual if she poses ‘a significant risk to the health or safety of others that cannot be eliminated by reasonable accommodation.’ 42 U.S.C. sec. 12111(3). “NSP presented unchallenged doctors’ opinions that Emerson suffered from ...

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99-1994 Nevada v. Hicks

“Tribal courts, it should be clear, cannot be courts of general jurisdiction in this sense, for a tribe’s inherent adjudicative jurisdiction over nonmembers is at most only as broad as its legislative jurisdiction. … It is true that some statutes ...

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00-1870-CR State v. Ball

Barry L. Ball appeals from a judgment convicting him of disorderly conduct, in which the trial court ordered him to make restitution to a prison worker who was injured while attempting to break up a fight between Ball and another ...

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00-1910 State v. Williams

Shulbert Z. Williams, pro se, appeals from an order denying his Wis. Stat. sec. 974.06 (1999-2000) motion for postconviction relief. He argues that postconviction counsel was ineffective for failing to pursue the ineffective assistance of trial counsel. We affirm. This ...

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98-3021 Paulman v. Pemberton

Defendant’s conversion of his mother’s property is not merely an assumption; it is a fact he conceded in the trial court. As part of the settlement stipulation, he agreed that if he failed to meet the stipulation’s terms, the trial ...

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00-2934 Stroe v. INS

“The Board held that the Stroes in moving to reopen the deportation proceeding on the basis of Adkison’s alleged ineffective assistance had satisfied (1), but not (2) or (3). Regarding (2), the Stroes had notified Adkison with regard to his ...

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99-1734-CR State v. Dismuke

Defendant was on parole when he was charged with armed robbery and possession of a firearm by a felon. His parole was revoked, and he was sent to prison to begin serving the remainder of his sentence on the parole ...

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00-5961 Tyler v. Cain

“The only way the Supreme Court can, by itself, ‘lay out and construct’ a rule’s retroactive effect, or ’cause’ that effect ‘to exist, occur, or appear,’ is through a holding. The Supreme Court does not ‘ma[k]e’ a rule retroactive when ...

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00-2059-CR State v. Craig

Darnial C. Craig appeals from the judgment of conviction entered against him, and the order denying his motion for postconviction relief. He argues on appeal that he was denied due process of law because the prosecutor referred to a sexual ...

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00-2720-CR State v. Myren

This is an appeal from a judgment convicting Ronald Myren of one count of stalking and two counts of disorderly conduct, and from and order denying sentence credit. Ronald Myren raises sufficiency of evidence, other acts evidence, and sentence credit ...

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99-2234 State v. Trawitzki

“As both parties concede, the charges are identical in law because they arise under the same criminal statute, sec. 943.20(1)(a). However, the charges against Trawitzki are not identical in fact. The test for whether charges are not identical in fact ...

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