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Tag Archives: Walworth County

Justice has a rural home in Walworth County

Walworth County’s six-year-old Judicial Center is equipped with the latest technology to assist visiting lawyers in their court presentations, but most will be hard-pressed to find the building using modern means.

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Wis. man pleads no contest after crash kills boy

ELKHORN, Wis. (AP) — An Elkhorn man has been convicted of causing a vehicle crash that killed a 9-year-old boy. Thirty-three-year-old Jeremy C. Dees pleaded no contest Friday to three charges originating from the November crash. Dees said he didn’t want to put the family of Carter Dorwin through the agony of a jury trial. Dees entered the pleas against ...

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State seeks reversal of contractor’s conviction

By Marie Rohde Wisconsin’s attorney general is asking an appellate court to overturn a contractor’s conviction on nine felonies of theft, fraud and embezzlement because the prosecutor secretly demanded the victims pay the cost of a key expert witness. “It’s rare for the state to make a full confession of reversible error in a criminal appeal,” said Bill Cosh, a ...

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