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Sep 6, 2018

Ex-Milwaukee attorney says he needs license back to pay restitution to clients, former employer

The Wisconsin Supreme Court kicked off its first round of oral arguments of its current term on Wednesday.

Wisconsin Supreme Court primary
Mar 3, 2015

State’s high court: Defendant can forfeit right to testify

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has ruled that a defendant’s right to testify can be forfeited.

Oct 24, 2014

7th Circuit decision unearths problems with mandatory minimums

A 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision released this week highlights the frustration some judges have with mandatory minimum sentences, as attorneys say a judge's decision to give a lower-than-mandated sentence was illegal.

May 23, 2014

State’s high court decides expunction should occur at sentencing (UPDATE)

The Wisconsin Supreme Court made it clear Friday that, under current law, a judge only can decide to expunge a record when a defendant is sentenced, and not at a later date.

Nov 13, 2013

Legislator behind failed CCAP proposal focuses on expunction

A Milwaukee state representative who earlier this year tried to advance a bill that would create a bifurcated online court records system now plans to focus on expunction instead.

Aug 1, 2013

Legislators want to send drunken driving message (UPDATE)

Two Republican legislators started moving a package of proposals through the state Assembly on Thursday to toughen Wisconsin's drunken driving penalties.


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