By M.D. Kittle | | Feb 05, 2016 10:34 PM | 79
Prosecuting attorneys are “generally not authorized to delegate official powers and duties to others, including private counsel,” the majority opinion states.
By M.D. Kittle | | Feb 05, 2016 5:21 PM | 53
“Here we are with what is really an exceedingly important issue and topic and we can’t even get a hearing,” said Mike Nichols, president of the Wisconsin Policy Research Institute.
By M.D. Kittle | | Feb 04, 2016 10:40 PM | 11
"Indeed, it would be an unreasonable reading of the law for a district attorney to rely on anything in this case other than how not to run a John Doe investigation."
By M.D. Kittle | | Feb 04, 2016 12:46 PM | 18
“The Legislature has vested this particularly important exercise of sovereign authority in the chief legal officer of the state, the Attorney General, and not with individual district attorneys.”
By M.D. Kittle | | Feb 03, 2016 5:16 PM | 359
When she asked why the DA's office wouldn't charge given the sexual messages between Wilder and the boy, she was told that it just wasn’t a case the DA could prosecute.
By Will Swaim | | Feb 03, 2016 12:11 PM | 30
Milwaukee blogger Bruce Murphy’s recent piece in The Progressive magazine is a classic of an emerging genre: journalists who advocate limits on speech.
By Johnny Kampis | | Feb 02, 2016 3:43 PM | 9
"You're taking control of children's education and putting it in parents' hands," he said.
By M.D. Kittle | | Feb 02, 2016 12:22 PM | 98
“Those are the same materials this court has ruled, unequivocally and repeatedly, should never have fallen into government hands in the first place.”
By M.D. Kittle | | Feb 01, 2016 10:35 AM | 903
Sanders’ committee “knew what was happening at Tomah,” the Army veteran told Wisconsin Watchdog during an interview Friday
By M.D. Kittle | | Jan 29, 2016 4:51 PM | 90
"The defendants' request ignores well-settled law which provides that federal courts may not to interfere with state court decisions."