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Brad Schimel

Jul 12, 2017

Democratic attorney general candidate raises $174K

Democratic attorney general hopeful Josh Kaul has raised more than $170,000.

Jun 19, 2017

Attorney general reveals opioid investigation

By TODD RICHMOND Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican Attorney General Brad Schimel has taken the unusual step of revealing the state Department of Justice is investigating opioid manufacturers to see what role they may have played in creating addicts, a day after Senate Democrats pushed him to exact compensation from the companies. Schimel […]

May 22, 2017

Schimel: Court should stay order for new legislative maps

Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel wants the U.S. Supreme Court to stay an order to redraw Wisconsin's legislative district boundaries.

May 18, 2017

Schimel urges Supreme Court to protect GOP-drawn districts

Wisconsin's attorney general is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to protect the state's Republican-drawn legislative districts.

May 18, 2017

Schimel appeals ‘Cocaine Mom’ ruling

Wisconsin's attorney general is asking a federal appeals court to reinstate a law that allows the state to detain pregnant women suspected of drug abuse.

May 18, 2017

Schimel, Republicans bring back child neglect bill

Attorney General Brad Schimel and Sen. Rob Cowles are re-introducing a bill that would make proving child neglect easier and make repeated acts of neglect a crime.

May 16, 2017

DOJ: 63 of 6,000 sexual assault kits tested so far

Only about 60 of 6,000 untested sexual assault evidence kits sitting on Wisconsin shelves have been analyzed so far, state Department of Justice officials said Monday.

May 15, 2017

Voters urge US Supreme Court to uphold Wis. gerrymandering ruling

A group of voters is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold a ruling striking down Wisconsin's GOP-drawn legislative districts.

Apr 28, 2017

Schimel: Undercover campaign video probe still alive

Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel says an investigation into secretly recorded videos of a Democratic activist appearing to brag about sending troublemakers to Donald Trump rallies remains open, after initially saying it was closed.

Apr 27, 2017

Prosecutors, judge weigh in on proposed change to expungement rules

In the decades that Rock County District Attorney David O’Leary has been a prosecutor, he's learned it's not just juveniles who can suffer for years for acts that were ill-thought-out and possibly out of character.

Apr 25, 2017

Schimel: Undercover campaign videos reveal no crime

The Wisconsin Department of Justice has concluded that secretly recorded videos of a Democratic activist bragging about deploying troublemakers at Donald Trump presidential campaign rallies show no evidence that laws were broken.

Apr 10, 2017

Lautenschlager’s son announces attorney general bid

Former Attorney General Peg Lautenschlager's son says he's going to run for his mother's old job.


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