News - 2022

News

09/30/2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

A defendant in a criminal case has the statutory right to substitute judge once per case, without any need to show the reason or cause for substitution. Such a...

09/16/2022

The WACDL Board will meet on September 22, 2022, at 6:00 PM, by Zoom only, for its September Board Meeting. A copy of the meeting’s agenda and other relevant documents will be...

08/31/2022

SAVE THE DATE -- WACDL’s December ethics conference is scheduled for Saturday, December 10th, in the morning, at the Park Hotel in Madison. Further information, registration, an agenda...

08/24/2022

As some of you already have heard, on August 23, 2022, after many years of hard work, WACDL, with others, filed an historic lawsuit in Brown County Circuit Court on behalf of indigent...

07/29/2022

Recently, in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, the Supreme Court overruled Roe v. Wade, authorizing states to criminalize abortion. In Wisconsin, this set into effect a law dating back to the mid 1800's...