Wisconsin Supreme Court http://wuwm.com en Justices Grill Attorneys in Wisconsin Voter ID Challenge http://wuwm.com/post/justices-grill-attorneys-wisconsin-voter-id-challenge <p>Wisconsin’s Voter ID law went before the state Supreme Court on Tuesday. The law requires residents to present a government-issued photo ID, in order to vote. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Marti Mikkelson 25573 at http://wuwm.com Justices Grill Attorneys in Wisconsin Voter ID Challenge Wisconsin Supreme Court Set to Hear Arguments in Voter ID Lawsuit http://wuwm.com/post/wisconsin-supreme-court-set-hear-arguments-voter-id-lawsuit <p></p><p>Another court battle begins Tuesday over Wisconsin’s Voter ID law. The state Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in a case the League of Women Voters of Wisconsin initiated. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Marti Mikkelson 25300 at http://wuwm.com Wisconsin Supreme Court Set to Hear Arguments in Voter ID Lawsuit Report: Wisconsin's Judicial Elections Are Among Nation's Nastiest http://wuwm.com/post/report-wisconsins-judicial-elections-are-among-nations-nastiest <p></p><p>A recent report puts Wisconsin in its "Hall of Shame" for the nasty nature of its state judicial campaigns, thanks to outside money and political pressure. Fri, 06 Dec 2013 18:57:46 +0000 Stephanie Lecci & Mitch Teich 19550 at http://wuwm.com Report: Wisconsin's Judicial Elections Are Among Nation's Nastiest Recommendation: Limit Wisconsin Supreme Court Justices to One Term http://wuwm.com/post/recommendation-limit-wisconsin-supreme-court-justices-one-term <p></p><p>A proposal by a local task force is gaining steam in Wisconsin. It would limit Wisconsin Supreme Court Justices to one 16 year term. Right now, justices serve 10 year terms with no limits. Tue, 09 Jul 2013 13:00:00 +0000 LaToya Dennis 7641 at http://wuwm.com Justices Agree to Hear Domestic Partner Case http://wuwm.com/post/justices-agree-hear-domestic-partner-case <p></p><p></p><p>The Wisconsin Supreme Court has decided to hear a challenge to the state's domestic partner registry.&nbsp; The registry grants same-sex couples a host of legal rights.&nbsp;</p><p>Members of the conservative group Wisconsin Family Action, filed a lawsuit in 2010 alleging the registry violates the state constitution.&nbsp; It was amended in 2006 prohibiting gay marriage or civil unions.</p><p>An appeals court upheld the registry in December, listing a number of rights married couples enjoy that same-sex couples don't, even if they join the registry.</p><p></p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 22:16:30 +0000 Marti Mikkelson 5832 at http://wuwm.com Justices Agree to Hear Domestic Partner Case