Sunday, December 8, 2019

Wisconsin appellate court week December 9th-13th 2019

Events | Courts last week | Courts this week

January 3rd-4th Annual Federalist Society Faculty Conference, Washington, DC (details and registration)

January 14th Steve Simpson, Pacific Legal Foundation, "Reinvigorating the Non-Delegation Doctrine", Madison Lawyers Chapter (details and registration)

February 3rd Nadine Strossen "Hate: Why We Should Resist it with Free Speech, Not Censorship" Marquette Student Chapter (save the date)

March 13th-14th "The Structural Constitution in the 21st Century", National Student Symposium, University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor (details and registration)

April 25th Inaugural Midwestern Lawyers Chapters Conference, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Springfield, Illinois, presented by the Chicago, St. Louis, and Jefferson City Lawyers Chapters (save the date)

May 8th Wisconsin Lawyers Chapters Conference, Pewaukee, Milwaukee Lawyers Chapter and Madison Lawyers Chapter (save the date)


Supplement to last week

Proposed Revision to the Seventh Circuit Criminal Jury Instructions 18 U.S.C. § 922(g), Pattern Criminal Jury Instructions Committee

Supreme Court: Multiple Minor Retail Thefts Can Be Aggregated into Felony, by Joe Forward, WisBar News, on State v. Lopez, 2019 WI 101

Supreme Court Candidates Debate at Forum, Wisconsin Civil Justice Council (with link to video)

Wisconsin Supreme Court Statistics, 1971-72, by Alan Ball, Marquette University, SCOWstats

SCOW does away with 'Dubose', On Point, Wisconsin State Public Defender, on State v. Roberson, 2019 WI 102

- Top 10 Recent Wisconsin Supreme Court Decisions, Lisa M. Lawless, Indiana 1992, Husch Blackwell LLP, Milwaukee
- Court of Appeals Digest, by Profs. Daniel D. Blinka and Thomas J. Hammer, Marquette University Law School, Milwaukee
- Lawyer Discipline, Office of Lawyer Regulation
- Top 8 Recent Wisconsin Federal Court Decisions, by Daniel Kennedy, Gass Weber Mullins LLC, Milwaukee
Wisconsin Lawyer - December 2019

- 'Tis the Season for Giving, by Jill M. Kastner, Legal Action of Wisconsin Inc., Milwaukee, president, State Bar of Wisconsin
- Mock Trial: Investing in Our Civic Future, by Larry J. Martin, executive director, State Bar of Wisconsin
Wisconsin Lawyer - December 2019

Who wants to be friends – with a judge?, by Gregg Herman, Loeb & Herman, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Law Journal

State Bar of Wisconsin - Board of Governors Positions, Bill Track 50, 2019-2020 Regular Session

This week:

Here are the lists of the Wisconsin Court System's links to:

as they are posted.

Supreme Court pending cases and pending disciplinary complaints include those scheduled for oral argument:

Dates set aside for arguments but to which specific cases have not yet been scheduled can be found on the Yearly Oral Argument Schedule - 2019/2020 Term.

Next conference on pending petitions for review:

Pending rules petitions include those scheduled for hearing or conference:

  • December 9th: OLR Charging Process, 19-11; and Reporting Misconduct, 19-12;
  • January 17th: Ghostwriting, 19-16; and Petitions for Review: Online access, 19-19;

The Court of Appeals has oral argument scheduled for


U.S. Supreme Court 2019 Term:
Calendars and Lists; Argument Calendar:
Argument for
- December 2019 (December 2-11, 2019)
- January 2020 (January 13th-22nd)
- February 2020 (February 24th-March 4th
Latest slip opinions

U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit: this week's Opinions and Unpublished Orders