Headlines

Headlines from the current year are available below. For headlines released prior to 2016 check the archives (2007- 2021).

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01/20/22 Wisconsin Supreme Court accepts eight new cases
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has voted to accept eight new cases, and the Court acted to deny review in a number of other cases. The case numbers, counties of origin and the issues presented in granted cases are listed below. More information about pending appellate cases can be found on the Wisconsin Supreme Court and Court of Appeals Access website. Published Court of Appeals opinions can be found here, and the status of pending Supreme Court cases can be found here. Read more.
01/20/22 Article profiles Dane County Circuit Court Judge Trammell
Dane County Circuit Court Judge Nia Trammell, the county’s first Black female judge, is profiled in an article published by the Wisconsin State Journal on Jan. 15. Trammel, who arrived in Madison from Nigeria with her parents at age four, shares her experience and new perspective from the bench. Read more here. Read more.