Sunday, February 16, 2020

Wisconsin appellate court week February 17th-21st 2020

Events | Courts last week | Courts this week

Upcoming Federalist Society events include

March 5th On Statutory Interpretation, Judge Diane Sykes of the 7th Circuit, Madison Lawyers Chapter and University of Wisconsin Student Chapter (details and registration)

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)

April 28th "Separation of Powers and the Administrative State" Eighth Annual Executive Branch Review Conference, Washington, DC (Save the date)

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


Supplement to last week

Wisconsin Supreme Court oral argument
- State v. Gutierrez, 2017AP2364-CR
- Skindzelewski v. Smith, 2018AP623
- Waukesha County v. J.J.H., 2018AP168
WisconsinEye video

Supreme Court Monthly Statistical Report - January 2020, Wisconsin Court System

Profs. Daniel D. Blinka and Thomas J. Hammer, Marquette University Law School:
- Supreme Court Digest and
- Court of Appeals Digest
Wisconsin Lawyer - February 2020

- Why Diversity and Inclusion are Important, President's Message by Jill M. Kastner, Legal Action of Wisconsin Inc., Milwaukee, President of the State Bar of Wisconsin
- Democracy is Not a Spectator Sport, Your State Bar column by Larry J. Martin. executive director for the State Bar of Wisconsin
Wisconsin Lawyer - February 2020

Wisconsin Supreme Court Statistics, 1969-70, by Alan Ball, Marquette University, SCOWstats

State Supreme Court Rejects Jurisdictional Challenge in OWI Case, by Joe Forward, WisBar New, on State v. Hansen, 2020 WI 11

Choinsky v. Germantown School District Board of Education, 2020 WI 11, Justia Opinion Summary

Legislature Sprints Toward Finish of 2019-2020 Session, by Cale Battles, Government Relations Coordinator, State Bar of Wisconsin, Rotunda Report

Sheboygan gets Wisconsin Supreme Court's unanimous OK to annex land for Kohler golf course, by AnnMarie Hilton, Sheboygan Press, on Town of Wilson v. City of Sheboygan, 2020 WI 16

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 (none currently scheduled for hearing or conference)

The Court of Appeals has oral argument scheduled for:


U.S. Supreme Court 2019 Term:
Calendars and Lists; Argument Calendar:
Argument for
- February 2020 (February 24th-March 4th
- March 2020 (March 23rd-April 1st) Latest slip opinions

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