Sunday, June 7, 2020

Wisconsin appellate court week June 8th-12th 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

U.S Supreme Court Won’t Hear Wisconsin Case on Mandatory Bar, WisBar News

Wisconsin Supreme Court accepts six new cases, Wisconsin Court System

Wisconsin Supreme Court agrees to hear voter purge case, by Scott Bauer, Associated Press, Wisconsin Law Journal, on Zignego v. Wis. Election Comm., nos. 2019AP2397 and 2020AP112

AG Kaul Submits Briefs on Affordable Care Act, Fuel Efficiency Standards, Wisconsin Civil Justice Council

'Change Does Not Happen When We Are Comfortable or Complacent', by Jill M. Kastner, President, State Bar of Wisconsin, WisBar News

UW Law names Ohio State law professor as new dean, by Michaela Paukner, Wisconsin Law Journal

Supreme Court Digest, by Prof. Daniel Blinka and Prof. Thomas Hammer, Marquette University Law School, and
Lawyer Discipline, Office of Lawyer Regulation,
Wisconsin Lawyer, June 2020

State Bar of Wisconsin Welcomes Daniel Tokaji as New U.W. Law School Dean, by Larry J. Martin, Executive Director, State Bar of Wisconsin, WisBar News

Reopening the Courts: Conversation with State Courts Director Randy Koschnick (video), Inside Track, State Bar of Wisconsin

SCOW approves exclusion of DNA evidence and admission "other acts" evidence in child sexual assault case, Wisconsin State Public Defender, on State v. Gutierrez, 2020 WI 52

SCOW upholds search of arrestee’s car, can’t agree on law, Wisconsin State Public Defender, on State v. Coffee, 2020 WI 53

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