Headlines

Headlines from the current year are available below. For headlines released prior to 2016 check the archives (2007- 2017).

For more information contact Tom Sheehan, Court Information Officer, Director of State Courts' Office.

02/06/18 Wisconsin Supreme Court accepts five new cases
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has voted to accept five new cases and acted to deny review in a number of other cases. The case numbers, issues, and counties of origin of granted cases are listed, along with a list of cases denied review. The synopses provided are not complete analyses of the issues. Read more.
01/18/18 Supreme Court appoints new Clerk of Supreme Court and Court of Appeals
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has appointed Walworth County Clerk of Circuit Court Sheila T. Reiff as the next Clerk of the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals, Chief Justice Patience Drake Roggensack announced today. Read more.
01/16/18 Wisconsin Supreme Court accepts eight new cases
The Wisconsin Supreme Court has voted to accept eight new cases and acted to deny review in a number of other cases. The case numbers, issues, and counties of origin of granted cases are listed below, along with cases denied. The synopses provided are not complete analyses of the issues. More information about any particular case before the Supreme Court or Court of Appeals can be found on the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals Access website. The status of cases pending in the Supreme Court can be found here. Read more.
01/04/18 Public rules hearing
The Supreme Court January 16, 2018 public rules hearing agenda is now available. More detailed information about pending rules petitions and about the rule-making process is also available. Read more.