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Wednesday, March 20, 2013

State Supreme Court candidates Fallone and Roggensack face the voters on April 2

 After more than two years of highly visible, highly polarized and highly acrimonious political campaigns, it’s almost a relief to have a relatively subdued race for state Supreme Court. But don’t discount its importance
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013
 The Wisconsin Supreme Court race, the most important election of the year, begins with a primary Tuesday, Feb. 19, involving three candidates the media have told you very little about.
Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013
 Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Patience Roggensack carries a rare distinction on the right-wing majority that controls our state’s highest court. She is the only
Monday, Dec. 10, 2012
 Gov. Scott Walker promises that jobs will be the No. 1 priority of the next session of the Republican-controlled Legislature in January. Anyone who remembers Walker
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Plus Hero of the Week

State Supreme Court Justice David Prosser has utterly disgraced himself. Even before his April re-election there were serious questions about his temperament—most prominently evidenced by his calling Chief Justice...
Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2009

Plus Hero and Jerk of the Week

Gov. Jim Doyle and state Superintendent Tony Evers announced their plan to reform the state’s education system—and possibly net some funds from the federal government. They trotted out some ideas for the press, including lengthening the school day, linking teacher pay to performance, changing the...
07.23.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Lisa Kaiser
All I can say is wow. Talk about an activist judge! In his latest decision, State Supreme Court Justice Michael Gableman, who had defended his right to lie in campaign ads, has ordained a first grade teacher. The ethically challenged justice is now defending the right of religious institutions to discriminate against their employees. And to get to that result,...