Friday, July 14, 2006

'Dairyland Greyhound Park, Inc., v. Doyle' 2006 WI 107

The Wisconsin Supreme Court issued its decision in this case (2003AP421), on Court of Appeals certification.
Opinion by Justice Butler, with Chief Justice Abrahamson and Justices Bradley and Crooks
Concurrence by Justice Crooks, with Chief Justice Abrahamson and Justice Bradley
Concurrence and dissent by Justice Prosser, with Justices Wilcox and Roggensack
Concurrence and dissent by Justice Roggensack, with Justices Wilcox and Prosser

A Tale of Two Sovereigns: The Implications of Dairyland Greyhound Park, Inc. v. Doyle on Tribal and State Self-Government, by Kyle S. Conway, 2007 Wisconsin Law Review 1313

A Court Unbound? The Recent Jurisprudence of the Wisconsin Supreme Court, by Rick Esenberg, The Federalist Society, March 2007

Thursday, July 13, 2006

'Burbank Grease Services, LLC v. Sokolowski' 2006 WI 103

(2004AP468)


Wisconsin Confidential: The Mystery of the Wisconsin Supreme Court's Decision in Burbank Grease Services v. Sokolowski and it's Effect Upon the Uniform Trade Secrets Act, Litigation, and Employee Mobility, by Michael Ahrens, 2007 Wisconsin Law Review 1271

Tuesday, July 11, 2006

'Kenosha County Department of Human Services v. Jodie W.' 2006 WI 93

The Wisconsin Supreme Court issued its decision in this case (2005AP2-NM) reversing the Court of Appeals (summary affirmance).
Opinion by Justice Butler, with Chief Justice Abrahamson, and Justices Bradley and Roggensack
Dissent by Justice Wilcox, with Justice Prosser
Justice Crooks did not participate.


In Re the Termination of Parental Rights to Max G.W.: Beginning to Pave the Way for Wisconsin's Incarcerated Mothers to Retain their Parental Rights and Serve the Best Interest of their Children, by Katie Holtz, XXII Wisconsin Journal of Law, Gender & Society 289 (Fall 2007)


A Court Unbound? The Recent Jurisprudence of the Wisconsin Supreme Court, by Rick Esenberg, The Federalist Society, March 2007

Friday, July 7, 2006

'Bartholomew v. Wisconsin Patients Compensation Fund' 2006 WI 91

The Wisconsin Supreme Court today issued its decision in this case (2004AP2592), reversing the Court of Appeals (which had affirmed summarily).
Opinion by Chief Justice Abrahamson, with Justices Bradley and Crooks
Concurrence by Justice Crooks
Concurrence by Justce Butler
Concurrence and dissent by Justice Prosser
Concurrence and dissent by Justice Roggensack, with Justices Wilcox and Prosser

Bartholomew: The Wisconsin Supreme Court's Latest Foray into the Medical-Malpractice Thicket, by Noel W. Spencer, 2007 Wisconsin Law Review 1121