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.

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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.