Saturday, June 13, 2020

Wisconsin appellate court week June 15th-19th 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

COA: dog sniff evidence need not necessarily be corroborated to be admissible, Wisconsin State Public Defender, State v. Bucki, 2018AP999 (recommended for publication)

State Bar's WisLawNow Online Community Will Bring Together WI Legal Blog Content, WisBlawg, University of Wisconsin Law School Library

Justia Opinion Summary, Warren v. Meisner, 2020 WI 55, "circuit court is the appropriate forum for ... claim that postconviction counsel was ineffective for failing to assert an ineffective trial counsel claim"

Board Discusses Steps to Combat Racial Disparity, Advance Equal Justice, WisBar News

Proposed Pattern Patent Jury Instructions, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit

Court rules phone charging kiosks are illegal gambling, by Associated Press, Wisconsin Law Journal, on Quick Charge Kiosk LLC v. Kaul, 2020 WI 54

Liberals on Wisconsin Supreme Court, joined by many appeals judges, call for making bench more diverse, by Patrick Marley, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Wisconsin court system delivering 600,000 face masks to circuit courts statewide, Wisconsin Court System website

Judicial Council scheduled to meet June 15th, Wisconsin Judicial Council

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 oral argument scheduled for:


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U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit: this week's Opinions and Unpublished Orders