Lester Pines reflects on the efforts to register African-Americans to vote in Mississippi in 1964.
Johanna Kirk believes any attorney considering opening a practice should first complete a business plan.
Packer’s head coach Mike McCarthy relays a humorous story about a trip he and new State Bar President Bob Gagan made to Montana.
White House insiders Robert Gibbs and Karl Rove talk about numerous political topics in a point-counterpoint moderated by former Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Janine Geske, and in an exclusive interview with State Bar Legal Writer Joe Forward.
June 26, 2014 – You are off to a good start when Green Bay Packers Head Coach Mike McCarthy introduces you as the next president of State Bar of Wisconsin. And that’s exactly what happened to Robert Gagan, sworn in as the 59th president last evening.
Help the Judicial Council Criminal Procedure Subcommittee craft revisions to the criminal discovery process. The subcommittee will meet on July 15, and is encouraging interested individuals to appear in person or submit written materials.
Judge Pamela Pepper testified today in a hearing before the U.S. Senate’s Committee on the Judiciary, another step in the nomination process to become judge for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin.
In a matter of first impression, a unanimous Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled that a defendant’s ineffective assistance of counsel claim was properly filed with the state court of appeals and can proceed in that forum.
Wisconsin couples will be in legal limbo while the higher courts decide whether same-sex marriage bans are unconstitutional, and whether the Wisconsin marriages that did take place from June 6 to June 13 are valid.
Governor Scott Walker is seeking applicants for judicial appointment to the Dane County Circuit Court, Branch 2. The deadline to submit applications is Wednesday, July 2, 2014.