Saturday, May 30, 2020

Wisconsin appellate court week June 1st-5th 2020

Events | Courts last week | Courts this week

Upcoming Federalist Society events include

September 3rd Wisconsin Lawyers Chapters Conference, Pewaukee, Milwaukee Lawyers Chapter and Madison Lawyers Chapter (save the date)


Supplement to last week

Justices allow lower courts to resume with virus controls, by Associated Press, Wisconsin Law Journal

Defense win! COA affirms suppression of confession given after polygraph exam, Wisconsin State Public Defender, on State v. Vice, 2018AP2220-CR (recommended for publication)

Wisconsin Supreme Court Statistics, 1967-68, by Alan Ball, Marquette University, SCOWstats

State Supreme Court dismisses second stay-at-home order lawsuit, by Michaela Paukner, Wisconsin Law Journal

Attorney’s license suspended in part for failing to give client file to successor counsel, Wisconsin State Public Defender, on Office of Lawyer Regulation v. Kovac, 2020 WI 47

Court of Appeals Orders of Published Opinions, 2020 WI App 20-30, Wisconsin Court System

Supreme Court wastes time on decision in first family-law case in eight years, by Gregg Herman, Wisconsin Law Journal, on Pulkkila v. Pulkkila, 2020 WI 34

Supreme Court Justice Rebecca Dallet defends boat outing after voting to uphold stay-at-home order, by Daniel Bice, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

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 have no argument scheduled. 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 no oral argument scheduled.


U.S. Supreme Court 2019 Term:
Calendars and Lists; Argument Calendar:
Argument for
- May 2020 (May 4th-13th)
Latest slip opinions

U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit: this week's Opinions and Unpublished Orders