Sunday, July 4, 2010

Decision in 'Pries v. McMillon' 2010 WI 63

Court: Inmate injured working at fair can collect, by Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press (via WisPolitics)

Ministerial duty precludes governmental immunity in state fair case, by Joe Forward, State Bar of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Supreme Court decision Friday in this case (2008AP89) affirming the Court of Appeals. See Argument.

Opinion by Justice Crooks, joined by Justices Prosser and Ziegler.
Concurrence by Chief Justice Abrahamson.
Dissent by Justice Bradley, joined by Justices Roggensack and Gableman.
Dissent by Justice Gableman.