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Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Rebecca Bradley, via Facebook.

Wis. Supreme Court Justice Up For Election Apologizes For Vitriolic Anti-Gay College Columns

As a student, conservative judge also said the voters were “totally stupid or entirely evil” for electing Bill Clinton.

March 7, 2016

Here’s How You Buy Out A Democracy

This is how democracies die: not with a bang, but through the quiet election of officials who put ideology ahead of principle.

July 17, 2015

State Supreme Court Upholds Wisconsin’s Voter ID Law

By Patrick Marley and Bruce Vielmetti, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel MADISON, Wisc. — A divided state Supreme Court on Thursday tweaked a provision of Wisconsin’s voter ID law to put it in keeping with the state constitution, making it easier for people to get identification cards without having to pay anything. Despite Thursday’s rulings in two […]

July 31, 2014

Wisconsin Supreme Court Upholds State’s Domestic Partner Registry

By Dana Ferguson and Jason Stein, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel MADISON, Wisc. — The Wisconsin Supreme Court Thursday unanimously upheld a 2009 law providing limited benefits to gay and lesbian couples. The law established a registry system for same-sex couples to report their domestic partnerships to county clerks and in turn receive rights such as hospital […]

July 31, 2014

UPDATE: Wisconsin Supreme Court Capitulates on Labor

In a quick and stunning move by the Wisconsin Supreme Court, tens of thousands of public workers lost their collective bargaining rights when the Court held that the anti-union law passed this winter was lawful and could go forward. This comes as a huge victory for Gov. Scott Walker and could set a precedent for […]

June 15, 2011