Sunday, December 22, 2019

Wisconsin appellate court week December 23rd-27th 2019

Events | Courts last week | Courts this week

Upcoming Federalist Society events include

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

Supreme Court Monthly Statistical Report - November 2019, Wisconsin Court System

SCOW holds defendants abandoned by counsel to same standards as licensed lawyers, On Point, Wisconsin State Public Defender, on State v. Pope, 2019 WI 106

Wisconsin Supreme Court accepts five new cases, Wisconsin Court System

Final Order 19-18: Amending Rules Regarding Lawyer Referral Program, Inside Track, State Bar of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Court of Appeals Published Order - December 2019, 2019 WI App 66-68, Wisconsin Court System

Land Conservation Group Loses Appeal on Motorcycles, Hound Training, and Helicopters, by Joe Forward, WisBar News, on Sauk Prairie Conservation Alliance v. U.S. Department of the Interior (7th Cir., No. 18-2213

New Stance on Highway Billboard Required Rulemaking, Supreme Court Says, by Joe Forward, WisBar News, on Lamar Central Outdoor LLC v. State of Wisconsin Division of Hearings and Appeals, 2019 WI 10

Wisconsin Supreme Court asked to take over voter purge case, 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:

  • 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
- 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