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00-2463-CR State v. Memmer

Annette Memmer appeals a judgment of conviction entered after revocation of probation and an order denying her postconviction motion. The issue is whether she received ineffective assistance of counsel during probation revocation proceedings. We affirm. This opinion will not be ...

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00-4185 U.S. v. Trotter

“Of course use may support an inference of possession. A person might test positive for marijuana if he never touched the stuff but spent a lot of time around heavy smokers and ended up with some of the drug in ...

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01-1124-FT Northern Visions Inc. v. Hishmeh

James Hishmeh and his wife, Cathy Hishmeh, appeal a default judgment entered in favor of Northern Visions Inc., and an order denying their motion to vacate the default judgment. They argue that the circuit court failed to obtain personal jurisdiction ...

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00-3506-CR State v. Moss

Robert Moss appeals a judgment convicting him of possession of cocaine with intent to deliver it. He claims the trial court erred in denying his motion to suppress evidence which police seized from a residence he was occupying at the ...

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00-1254 U.S. v. Reyes

“At trial, the prosecution submitted a mountain of evidence to establish that Reyes was aware of his legal duty not to export Munitions List articles to Iran or any foreign country without a license. This evidence included expert testimony establishing ...

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00-3376, 01-1216 Smith v. Golde

Margaret Smith appeals a judgment and an amended judgment for damages granted by the trial court on remand from this court. The judgments awarded her $813,200, but Margaret argues that she should have received the amount awarded in the original ...

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01-1720-CR State v. Lewis

Timothy D. Lewis appeals from judgments entered after he pled no contest to battery while armed, and guilty to disorderly conduct while armed. He also appeals from an order denying his postconviction order seeking discovery of the victim’s medical records. ...

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01-1170-FT In Re the Marriage of Peters v. Peters

Michelle Peters appeals her divorce judgment. She challenges the property division, arguing that the trial court erroneously valued her former husband, Joseph’s, interest in a family corporation at zero, when the undisputed book value was $279,000. She also argues that ...

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00-3427 Konrady v. Bremer Insurance Agencies Inc.

Bremer Insurance Agencies Inc. appeals from a judgment in favor of Dona and Melvin Konrady and from an order denying its post-trial motion. A jury determined that insurance agent Gregory Romanofsky, Bremer’s employee, negligently failed to procure adequate replacement cost ...

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00-2748 Frey, et al. v. EPA, et al.

“‘Complete’ could mean not only that the planned cleanup procedures have been carried out but also that all subsequent monitoring has ceased. On the other hand, it might mean, more modestly, that the remediation measures are finished, but that occasional ...

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00-1138 Pangman, et al. v. King, et al.

Richard King appeals judgments entered in favor of Mary Schmitt and William Pangman on their claims against King for conversion and misrepresentation. King’s complaints are that the damages awarded by the jury were improper because the jury miscalculated the proper ...

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01-1635 Dixon v. Massanari

“Here, ALJ Kelly decided not to give Voss’ opinion controlling weight because she seriously doubted its credibility. We do not overturn an ALJ’s credibility determinations unless they are ‘patently wrong.’ See id. at 887. ALJ Kelly determined that Voss was ...

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01-0838-CR State v. Garner

Terrance A. Garner appeals from a judgment entered after a jury found him guilty of first-degree reckless homicide, while using a dangerous weapon, as party to a crime. He also appeals from an order denying his postconviction motion. Garner claims: ...

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00-2270-CR State v. Jackson

La’Shone Jackson appeals from a judgment of conviction. The issue is whether the court erred in denying his request for a continuance on the day of trial. We affirm. This opinion will not be published. Dist I, Milwaukee County, McMahon, ...

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