Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Decision in 'State v. Harris' 2010 WI 79

Wis. Supreme Court says judge didn't rely on race, by the Associated Press, Janesville Gazette (via WisPolitics)

Sentencing – Review – Reliance on Race or Gender, by the Wisconsin State Public Defender, at On Point

Judge did not abuse discretion when making ‘baby mama’ and other remarks at sentencing, by Joe Forward, State Bar of Wisconsin

Remember what Kessler and Curley did to Joe Wall: And the law, by Mike Nichols, Wisconsin Policy Research Institute (via WisOpinion)

Wisconsin Supreme Court decision today in this case (2008AP810-CR) reversing the Court of Appeals. See Argument.

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