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Three to see: Day 12 of the Milwaukee Film Festival

Published Oct. 5, 2015

We're now in the final stretch of the movie marathon that is the Milwaukee Film Festival, and while you may be getting exhausted, the lineup certainly isn't yet. There are still plenty of great movies to check out - and here are three in particular for today!


Court upholds residency requirement for city employees

Published Aug. 7, 2015

On July 21, the Wisconsin Court of Appeals issued a unanimous decision upholding the City of Milwaukee's 75-year-old residency ordinance. The ordinance requires all city employees to become residents of the city within six months of hire, and to remain residents as a condition of being employed by the city.


Milwaukee Talks: Judge Derek Mosley

Published Dec. 18, 2012

In this latest installment of Milwaukee Talks, municipal judge Derek Mosley shares stories about courtroom shenanigans, growing up in Chicago, the possibility of a future reality TV show and his advice on how to make Milwaukee stronger.

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Freedom v Security

"The right of the people to be secure in their persons.....against unreasonable searches.....shall not be violated....."  4th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States (partial text)The US Supreme Court ruled yesterday  (June 3, 2013) that taking a DNA swab from the m...

Dump Gableman

Suppose that you have a case before the Wisconsin State Supreme Court. Would you object if the one of the justices had recently accepted free legal representation from the law firm on the other side? If this sounds like fantasy, consider this: (1)1. If a Wisconsin judge is accused of misconduct a...

Bargaining Ruling Doomed

Dane County Circuit Judge Mayann Sumi overturned  2011 Wisconsin Act 10, which  eliminated collective bargaining rights for most public employees,  on the grounds that it was passed in violation of the state's Open Meetings Law.   Atty. General J B VanHollen has asked the...

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