Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Voter ID down; Scheidler out;

Recent news and comment on free speech and election law:

Federal judge strikes down Wisconsin’s voter ID law, by Seth McLaughlin and Stephen Dinan, The Washington Times, April 29, 2014 (via Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty)

Frank v. Walker, (E.D. Wis., 11-CV-1129) voter ID opinion at Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Attorney general candidates weigh in on voter ID ruling, by the Associated Press, Wisconsin Law Journal, April 29, 2014 4:24 pm

Wisconsin voter ID ruling could cost state more than $1 million, by Patrick Marley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, April 30, 2014

National Organization for Women Defeated: Final Victory for Joe Scheidler in Federal Court, Pro-Life Action League, April 30, 2014 at 11:16 am, on National Organization for Women v. Scheidler (7th Cir. 13-2197) (via Badger Catholic)

Federal judge proceeds with consideration on halting John Doe: Group supporting Scott Walker sued prosecutors, saying inquiry violates free speech, by Patrick Marley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, May 1, 2014