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Jul 31, 2015

Walker appoints chief legal counsel to Court of Appeals

Gov. Scott Walker has appointed a replacement for Court of Appeals Judge Richard Brown, who retires Aug. 1.

May 22, 2015

Brown delivers: Retiring judge will miss writing opinions, but not reading briefs

Chief Judge Richard Brown loves the creative process of writing opinions. It’s one of the things he will miss most when he leaves his longtime post with the state Court of Appeals on Aug. 1.

May 7, 2015

High court appoints new chief judge for Court of Appeals

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has appointed District 2 Court of Appeals Judge Lisa Neubauer as chief judge for the state Court of Appeals.

Feb 2, 2015

Court of Appeals judge to retire after 37 years

Wisconsin Court of Appeals Judge Richard Brown announced Monday his plans to retire Aug. 1.

Feb 2, 2015

2014 Year in Review: New challenges at the Court of Appeals

The Wisconsin Court of Appeals issued 1,015 decisions in 2014, upholding about 83 percent of the cases from circuit courts, the same as the year prior.

Dec 11, 2014

BENCH BLOG: Service-of-process error dooms lawsuit

The Wisconsin Court of Appeals has declared the fundamental importance of appropriate service of process to the viability of a lawsuit.

May 8, 2014

BENCH BLOG: Justices provide much-needed clarification

In an abbreviated opinion, the Wisconsin Supreme Court clarified its previous, murky plurality decision in State v. Johnson on State v. Shiffra jurisprudence.

Apr 9, 2014

Court: Legislator must turn over email records

A Democratic state senator must release the names and email addresses of people who sent him messages during the bitter debate over Republican Gov. Scott Walker's union restrictions to a conservative think tank, a state appeals court ruled Wednesday.

Feb 3, 2014

2013 Year in Review: How circuit judges fared at appeals, Supreme Court

The Wisconsin Court of Appeals issued 1,045 decisions in 2013. Of those cases, it upheld about 83 percent of them.

Nov 20, 2013

Court of Appeals weighs in on collective bargaining

The Wisconsin Court of Appeals again has tried to shed light on the ramifications of state laws that severely limit collective bargaining rights for public sector employees.

Jun 28, 2013

State justices select chief judges

The Wisconsin Supreme Court announced Friday that it has selected Rock County Circuit Court James Daley and Judge James Duvall, who serves both Buffalo and Pepin county circuit courts, as new members of the Committee of Chief Judges, effective Aug. 1.

Mar 16, 2012

Commission files complaint over choking incident (UPDATE)

The Wisconsin Judicial Commission filed a formal complaint Friday against Justice David Prosser over his physical encounter with fellow Justice Ann Walsh Bradley last June.


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