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Apr 19, 2016

Case tests limits of exception for dying declarations

In Judge William Brash’s first published appellate opinion, he tackles the hearsay exception for dying declarations.

Jul 9, 2014

State’s Supreme Court upholds law allowing hearsay at prelim hearings

The Wisconsin Supreme Court upheld a law Wednesday allowing hearsay at preliminary hearings, a move defense attorneys said further weakens a defendant’s constitutional rights.

Nov 28, 2012

Evidence — hearsay

11-3097 U.S. v. Foster

Oct 30, 2012

Evidence – hearsay — prior consistent statements

2011AP830-CR State v. Buchanan

Aug 8, 2012

Evidence – hearsay — harmless error

2011AP2399-CR State v. Carothers

Jul 31, 2012

Evidence – hearsay — small claims

2011AP2601 Riese v. Bertch Cabinet Mfg. Inc., et al.

Jul 5, 2012

Evidence – hearsay — harmless error

2011AP965-CR State v. Ace

Apr 17, 2012

Evidence – Hearsay — ancient documents

2011AP414 Horak v. Building Services Industrial Sales Co.

Apr 12, 2012

Open Records – Evidence; hearsay

2011AP1059 State of Wisconsin ex rel. Wanninger v. City of Manitowoc Public Library Board

Mar 22, 2012

Supreme Court considers harmless error standard

When a hearsay statement is erroneously admitted in a criminal trial, what evidence should appellate courts consider – and under what standard – to determine if that error was harmless?

Mar 6, 2012

Senate approves legal hearsay changes

The state Senate has approved a bill that would keep crime victims off the witness stand during the early stages of their cases.

Feb 23, 2012

Chief justice election among Senate bills awaiting action

Three state Senate proposals that could affect the legal community are still standing as the Legislature nears the end of its regular session March 15.


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