The case could lead to more scrutiny of records request denials, or instead dissuade people from suing for public records access.
The Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled against President Donald Trump's effort to throw out some 220,000 absentee ballots in the liberal strongholds of Dane and Milwaukee Counties. Sadly, the decision was not unanimous. Three conservative justices were just fine with Trump's effort to change the voting rules after the fact and torch thousands of legally cast ballots.
The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments on a GOP bid to suspend the Safer at Home extension order issued last month.
Walker's budget would put the independent Judicial Commission under the authority of the Supreme Court.
State Supreme Court Chief Justice Patience Roggensack has publicly called out critics of the high court’s conservative majority, while requesting a cease-fire to what she called “tough talk” that dims the public’s view of the court’s legitimacy.