Sunday, February 12, 2017

Wisconsin appellate court week February 13th-17th 2017

Supreme Court Digest, and Court of Appeals Digest, by Profs. Daniel D. Blinka and Thomas J. Hammer, Marquette University Law School, Wisconsin Lawyer, February 2017

State Bar President Urges Governor to Boost Funding for the Judicial System, by Brittney Weiland, Rotunda Report

Some Thoughts on the Supreme Court’s 2016-17 Docket, by Alan Ball, SCOWstats

Gov. Scott Walker wants Wisconsin's independent judicial watchdog under Supreme Court, by Jason Stein and Patrick Marley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Here are the lists of the Wisconsin Court System's links to any
as they are posted.

Supreme Court pending cases and pending disciplinary complaints include those scheduled for oral argument February 15th, 17th and 28th (see Synopses; a link to live streaming audio of oral arguments is available; Wisconsin Eye has tentatively scheduled video coverage;) and March 15th.

The next conference on pending petitions for review is February 13th, followed by March 13th.

Here are links to final Orders on Supreme Court Rules petitions.

Pending rules petitions include those scheduled for hearing or conference February 16th. (see Agenda; a link to live streaming audio of rule hearings and conferences is available; WisconsinEye has tentatively scheduled video coverage;)

The Court of Appeals has oral argument scheduled for March 8th, 20th, and 28th, and April 24th, and May 3rd.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit Opinions and Unpublished Orders

Proposed Changes to Federal Rules of Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Procedure: Comment by Feb. 15, Inside Track

Wisconsin Judicial Council: