Stories tagged: "Chief Justice Patience Roggensack"

Progressive Judge Janet Protasiewicz to Run for State Supreme Court

Conservative Patience Roggensack’s retirement creates a fight for court control. The US Supreme Court, meanwhile, sees a major downshift in public opinion in a new Marquette Poll.

Wisconsin Supreme Court chambers in the state Capitol. (Shutterstock)
Bizarre Rainbow Analogy May Be What Sinks Wisconsin’s Mask Order

One Wisconsin Supreme Court justice uses a bizarre analogy in oral arguments over Wisconsin’s coronavirus safeguard, while another notes the Legislature could be a partner with Gov. Evers but has not met.

An absentee ballot for the upcoming presidential election. (Photo by Pat Kreitlow)
Wisconsin Supreme Court Denies Extension to Tally Misprinted Ballots

Local officials requested more time to re-make ballots unreadable due to printer error.

Former WI Department of Health Services Secretary-designee Andrea Palm and Gov. Tony Earl address the press on March 12, 2020
Court Debates ‘Safer at Home’

Oral arguments given Tuesday. Ruling could come anytime.