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Jun 9, 2023

Wisconsin governor candidate Tim Michels sues organizer who sought payment

A conservative organizer said Michels' campaign staff promised to pay him $100,000.

Jul 10, 2013

Finance agency awaiting judge’s decision on Fannie, Freddie lawsuit

The Federal Housing Finance Agency is seeking a judge’s approval to become a defendant in Milwaukee County’s federal lawsuit against Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Jun 27, 2013

Housing agency could join lawsuit against Fannie, Freddie

The Federal Housing Finance Agency has until July 8 to petition to be added as a defendant in Milwaukee County’s lawsuit against Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

May 10, 2013

Man who killed father sues Shawano County

A man institutionalized for killing his father is suing the Shawano County Sheriff's Department, claiming deputies mishandled his call for help which resulted in the homicide.

Apr 24, 2013

Parties reach $737,500 settlement following inmate suicide

The state of Wisconsin has agreed to pay a $737,500 settlement in a wrongful death lawsuit resulting from the suicide of Jessie Miller while he was an inmate at the Columbia Correctional Institute in Portage.

Apr 17, 2013

Judge rules against bar in construction lawsuit (UPDATE)

Eric Mahoney says he is worried a judge’s order could mean it’s closing time for his downtown Milwaukee sports bar.

Apr 12, 2013

Committee approves lawsuit against former ski hill operator

The Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors’ Judiciary, Safety and General Services Committee on Thursday gave initial approval to a lawsuit against the former operator of the ski hill at Crystal Ridge in Franklin.

Feb 19, 2013

Judge delays decision on House of Correction control (UPDATE)

Milwaukee County will have to wait until Monday to learn whether one of its employees can be questioned in Sheriff David Clarke Jr.’s lawsuit over control of the House of Correction in Franklin.

Feb 12, 2013

ACLU sues over Capitol sing-along crackdown

Gov. Scott Walker's administration's crackdown on a handful of state Capitol protesters violates their constitutional right to free speech, American Civil Liberties Union attorneys alleged in a lawsuit filed Monday.

Oct 24, 2012

Wis., Romney campaign settle ballot lawsuit

The state of Wisconsin has settled a federal lawsuit brought by Republican Mitt Romney's campaign seeking more time for military and overseas voters in Wisconsin to return ballots that were sent past a federal deadline.

Sep 5, 2012

Walgreen Co. sues Milwaukee, two suburbs

Milwaukee and two of its suburbs could be out more than a combined $1.6 million if Walgreen Co. prevails in four tax assessment lawsuits.

Aug 21, 2012

Power line opponents file suit to stop project

Opponents of a power line linking La Crosse and Rochester, Minn., are suing Wisconsin regulators who approved the project.


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