Tag Archives: Wisconsin State Supreme Court

Wisconsin GOP’s Impeachment Threat Against State Supreme Court Justice Is Unsupported By Law And Would Undermine Judicial Independence

Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Janet Protasiewicz

Robert Yablon, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Derek Clinger, University of Wisconsin-Madison Wisconsin’s April 2023 state Supreme Court election was historic. It was the nation’s most expensive judicial race ever, with over US$50 million in total spending, and it broke turnout records for an off-cycle spring election. Janet Protasiewicz, a Milwaukee …

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Protasiewicz Wins Big In Seismic Shift For Wisconsin

Janet Protasiewicz

Henry Redman, Wisconsin Examiner As Milwaukee County Judge Janet Protasiewicz took the stage at her election victory party Tuesday night, the three current members of the liberal minority on the Wisconsin Supreme Court watched from off stage, arm-in-arm, as they took in the moment they became a majority. Protasiewicz, a …

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