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Massive spending on Marsy’s Law

A group behind a proposed amendment to enshrine victim’s rights in the Wisconsin Constitution spent more than $3.3 million on media advertising in the...

Activists continue to urge action to protect incarcerated people from COVID-19...

Wisconsin’s bloated incarcerated population remains a volatile weak point as COVID-19 hits the state. As of April 1, over 1,550 people had tested positive...

Supreme Court postpones jury trials, stops in-person appearances due to virus

Less than a week after Wisconsin court officials said some in-person appearances and jury trials would continue amid the COVID-19 pandemic because they involved...

COVID-19 forcing Wisconsin’s incarceration system to adapt Gov. Evers halts prison...

The Badger State is notorious for its high incarceration rate. So the well-being of Wisconsin’s incarcerated population remains one of the biggest looming challenges...

Wisconsin state courts system limits work due to COVID-19 Could social...

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, nearly half of county circuit courts, one tribal court and the state Wisconsin Supreme Court have canceled...

Take a stand against fatally flawed Marsy’s Law The constitutional referendum...

When you go into the voting booth in Wisconsin on April 7, you’ll see a referendum question about whether you want to amend the...

Bills to add penalties for threatening probation agents spur debate 'We...

The Senate Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety (JPS) held a hearing Tuesday morning to discuss several bills on the periphery of Wisconsin’s 'tougher...

Some ‘tougher on crime’ bills were vetoed and some passed

The Wisconsin Legislature’s "tougher on crime" push ran into a partial roadblock, with Gov. Tony Evers vetoing four of bills that were part of...

Wisconsin has a growing problem with drugged driving It is on...

“Drugged driving: One and the same,” intones a Wisconsin Department of Transportation PSA. “Driving on pills kills.”  The penalties — and devastating outcomes — are...

Molson Coors’ shooting rekindles gun-safety debate

A mass shooting at Milwaukee’s Molson Coors brewery on Wednesday left a community in mourning and spurred frustration among local and state officials. The...
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