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01-0490 County of Winnebago v. Wicklund

Roy D. Wicklund appeals from a judgment of conviction for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated (OWI) in violation of a Winnebago County ordinance. Wicklund challenges the trial court’s ruling denying his motions to suppress evidence of a blood test. ...

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01-2154 U.S. v. Traeger

“Here, our review of photographs of the lineup indicates that, although Traeger was larger than the other participants, the size differential was not so great as to make the lineup unduly suggestive. Additionally, we note that it would have been ...

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01-1864 State v. Opalewski

“All of the acts, both past and present, involved Opalewski taking advantage of minor children with whom he shared a familial or quasi-familial relationship for his own sexual gratification. This is a critical similarity. That he would have more than ...

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01-2834-CR State v. Lopez

Nicole Lopez appeals from a judgment convicting her of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, second offense. She contends that no probable cause existed to arrest her and therefore the circuit court erred when it denied her motion to suppress. ...

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01-2491 U.S. v. Brown

“Brown alleges on appeal that he is entitled to a new trial because the government failed to turn over the trace report in response to his discovery requests. Even if the government did withhold the report, however, Brown is entitled ...

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01-2207 State v. Mikkelson

“[W]ithout being put on notice that the State was relying on more exceptions than just consent, the court did not have an opportunity to clarify the record regarding those exceptions. It would be unfair to the court and to Mikkelson ...

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01-2703, 01-2704 County of Milwaukee v. Baumgartner

Milwaukee County (County) appeals from the trial court’s dismissal of the municipal ordinance violation charging Baumgartner with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of an intoxicant. In another case charging Baumgartner, the County also appeals from the trial court’s ...

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00-3345 U.S. v. Chiappetta

“Chiappetta must do more than allege that she was emotionally upset during trial to come within the rule of Drope or Pate. ‘Not every manifestation of mental illness demonstrates incompetence to stand trial; rather the evidence must indicate a present ...

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01-2268 Ladopoulos v. PDQ Food Stores Inc.

Nick Ladopoulos appeals from a summary judgment dismissing his claims for intentional misrepresentation, tortious interference with a prospective contract and breach of the covenant of good faith and fair dealing against PDQ Food Stores, Inc. In addition, Ladopoulos challenges the ...

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01-1545-CR State v. Donahue

Clinton Donahue appeals from a judgment convicting him of possessing THC, as a second offense. He challenges the denial of a suppression motion, claiming that the police lacked reasonable suspicion to search his car for weapons and that, even if ...

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01-0204-CR State v. Wilson

Ronald Wilson appeals a judgment of conviction. The issue is whether evidence should have been suppressed. We affirm. This opinion will not be published. Dist I, Milwaukee County, Schellinger, J., Per Curiam Attorneys: For Appellant: Russell D. Bohach, Milwaukee For ...

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01-3593 U.S. v. Leonard

“In Leonard’s case, all the financial transactions considered fall within the scope of ‘relevant conduct’ as defined in section 1B1.3(a)(2). Although Leonard pled guilty to filing a single false tax return, the record clearly shows that she engaged in additional ...

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01-1631-CR State v. Duchay

Darla Rae Duchay appeals a judgment convicting her of two counts of forgery-uttering, one count as a habitual criminal. She also appeals the order denying her motion for postconviction relief. Duchay argues that the circuit court: (1) violated her due ...

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01-2720 U.S. v. Cross

“[S]taring at a criminal with numerous opportunities for but no record of rehabilitation, Judge Kocoras, a most capable veteran jurist, simply imposed the longest sentence statutorily possible in order to achieve the maximum incapacitation possible. Instead of trying to translate ...

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00-3324 State ex rel. Schatz v. McCaughtry

Gary McCaughtry appeals from an order reversing a prison disciplinary decision against Leslie Schatz. On all but one of Schatz’s challenges to the decision, we conclude the adjustment committee did not err; on the remaining issue regarding timely receipt of ...

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01-2256-CR State v. Fisher

Shelly Fisher appeals her judgments of conviction for first-degree recklessly endangering safety and battery, each committed with a dangerous weapon and as domestic abuse. She also appeals an order denying her postconviction motion to withdraw her no contest pleas or, ...

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00-1638 State v. DeLao

“Having examined the scope of the prosecutor’s obligation under the statute and the statutory phrase ‘plans to use in the course of the trial,’ we turn to an application of § 971.23(1)(b) to the facts of this case. The issue ...

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01-2386 State ex rel. Kaufman v. Litscher

Roger L. Kaufman appeals an order of the circuit court dismissing his request for relief. Kaufman filed a “Motion for Declaratory Judgment Upon Writ of Certiorari” requesting various forms of relief related to his record from Corrections Corporation of America, ...

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00-2830 State v. St. George

We agree with the defendant that the trial court erroneously exercised its discretion in excluding the testimony of defendant’s expert witness about the child victim’s recantation and interview techniques used by the State’s expert because the exclusion of such testimony ...

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01-2120 State ex rel. Harr v. Bertrand, et al.

Daniel Harr, an inmate at Green Bay Correctional Institution, appeals the trial court’s order dismissing his petition for certiorari review of the adjustment committee’s decision that he made a threat in violation of Wis. Admin. Code sec. DOC 303.16 (Register, ...

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