2008 WI 31


Supreme Court of Wisconsin









This order is subject to further editing and modification.  The final version will appear in the bound volume of the official reports.




No. 08-12



In the matter of SCR 70.40 




APR 29, 2008


David R. Schanker

Clerk of Supreme Court

Madison, WI






The court having identified typographical errors in the printed volume containing SCR 70.40 (1) and deciding on its own motion to correct these errors, effective the date of this order, Supreme Court Rule 70.40 (1) is amended to read:

70.40 (1) The clerk of circuit court shall use the "IP" (incarcerated person) case type designation to identify pleadings and papers submitted by any prison prisoner, as defined in s. 801.02 (7) (1) (a) 2, stats., seeking to commence, prosecute or defend an action or proceeding under s. 814.29 (1m), stats., without the prepayment of costs and fees.

IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that notice of this amendment of Supreme Court Rule 70.40 (1) be given by a single publication of a copy of this order in the official state newspaper and in an official publication of the State Bar of Wisconsin.

Dated at Madison, Wisconsin, this 29th day of April, 2008.






David R. Schanker

Clerk of Supreme Court