Saturday, July 4, 2020

Wisconsin appellate court week July 6th-10th 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

Court of Appeals Opinion Publication Order - June 2020, 2020 WI App 32-40, Wisconsin Court System

Milwaukee federal judge admonished for article about U.S. Supreme Court, by Bruce Vielmetti, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Supreme Court: Police Impound, Search of Vehicle was Unconstitutional, by Joe Forward, WisBar News, on State v. Brooks, 2020 WI 60

Appeals court upholds Republican-authored voting restrictions, by Todd Richmond, Associated Press, Wisconsin State Journal, on Luft v. Evers (7th Cir., Nos. 16-3003 & 16-3052)

Extraordinary Sessions of the Wisconsin Legislature, by Madeline Kasper, Reading the Constitution, Vol. 5, No. 2, Legislative Reference Bureau

Where Have All the Precedents Gone–Published Opinions from the Court of Appeals, by Alan Ball, Marquette University, SCOWstats

Wisconsin Supreme Court Narrows Possibility Of Voter Roll Purge Before November: Court Denied Conservative Group's Request To Expedite Lawsuit, by Laurel White, Wisconsin Public Radio (via The Wheeler Report)

Refusal to submit to blood draw may be used against driver at OWI trial, Wisconsin State Public Defender, on State v. Levanduski, 2019AP1144-CR (recommended for publication)

Criminal Law, Justia Opinion Summary, on United States v. Triggs (7th Cir., No. 19-1704)

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U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit: this week's Opinions and Unpublished Orders