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Top lawyer for Milwaukee County sees license reinstated after short administrative suspension

Milwaukee County Corporation Counsel Margaret Daun. (Photo courtesy of Robert Knuth)

The top lawyer for Milwaukee County can practice again. Corporation Counsel Margaret Daun’s law license was suspended on June 16 after she had failed to meet the deadline for certifying she had completed 30 hours of required continuing-legal education in ...

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Roggensack touts Wisconsin judges for their lack of racial bias

Sheboygan County Law Day

State Supreme Court Justice Pat Roggensack said she has long been interested in whether judges were responsible for the large number of Black people who are behind bars. She then pointed the judges to a 2016 paper she wrote on "race and sentencing" and the work of the Supreme Court statistician, Michael Thompson, on "race and Wisconsin courts."

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