Stories tagged: "WI Supreme Court"


Voters wait in long lines outside one of Milwaukee's five polling places on Apr. 7, 2020.
‘Dress Rehearsal’: New Doc Explores How Progressives Won Wisconsin’s Pandemic Election

Convention film shows the successful pivot from door-knocking to online activities that helped unseat a conservative Supreme Court justice.

Wisconsin Supreme Court chambers in the state Capitol.
Justices Can’t Agree On Evers’ Vetoes – Oppose Anyway

Conservatives kill long-standing powers.

Justice Brian Hagedorn
The Contrarian Conservative: Justice Hagedorn Says Decision to Kill Safer-at-Home Was ‘Not Grounded In Law’

In a surprise, court’s newest coservative sided with progressive justices Ann Bradley Walsh and Rebecca Dallet to support the stay-home order.

Chambers of the Wisconsin Supreme Court inside the state Capitol building in Madison.
Supreme Court Kills Pandemic Safeguards

The ruling is effective immediately.

Chambers of the Wisconsin Supreme Court inside the state Capitol building in Madison.
Court Takes ‘Safer at Home’ Case

Challenge can’t be made in-person because of the pandemic

(Photo by Pat Kreitlow)
That State Budget Surplus Ain’t What It Used to Be

Governor announces spending cuts as the pandemic continues to take its toll.

Karofsky Wins State Supreme Court Seat

Biden wins primary. Results were delayed six days.