Thursday, July 15, 2010

Decision in 'State v. Robinson' 2010 WI 80

Warrantless Entry – Exigent Circumstances, by the Wisconsin State Public Defender, at On Point

Exigent circumstances support warrantless entry, supreme court holds, by Joe Forward, State Bar of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Supreme Court decision today in this case (2008AP266-CR) affirming the Court of Appeals, 2009 WI App 97, 320 Wis. 2d 689, 770 N.W.2d 721. See Argument.

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