Monday, January 26, 2009

Review granted in 'Zellner v. Herrick'

The Wisconsin Supreme Court on January 14, 2009 accepted the Court of Appeals certification in this case (2007AP2584). The January 21, 2009 Table of Pending Cases [html | pdf] says the issues are:
Is a transcript of a closed arbitration proceeding a public record under Wisconsin’s “public records” law (Wis. Stat. § 19.35)?

If the transcript is a public record, must all personal and medical information be redacted before release?

Wisconsin Supreme Court Accepts Two More Cases, Including Question of Probable Cause to Arrest for OWI, by Jessica E. Slavin, Marquette University Law School Faculty, January 21, 2009

See Fired Cedarburg teacher loses final appeal