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Complaint of Milwaukee County legal corruption referred to attorney general, litigant says

By   /  January 13, 2017  /  Accountability, Criminal Justice, Judiciary, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

“This is clear-cut misconduct in public office and bribery,” he said.

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Amid Milwaukee politics, autopsy shows inmate died of natural causes

By   /  January 13, 2017  /  Accountability, Criminal Justice, News, Politics & Elections, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Sheriff David Clarke says, Dem politics have played ‘politics with the deceased.’

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Paxton prosecutors’ bill hits $575,000

By   /  January 13, 2017  /  Accountability, News, Politics & Elections, Power Abuse, Texas  /  No Comments

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The court-appointed prosecutors in the Ken Paxton case have submitted new invoices that bring their compensation to date to $575,105.99.
The new batch of invoices from Kent Schaffer, Brian Wice, and Nicole DeBorde covers the last year, with a total of $205,191.24 in new billing.

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High court hears arguments on whether UT can bury investigation

By   /  January 11, 2017  /  Accountability, Education, Judiciary, News, Open Records, State Government, Texas  /  No Comments

There was no “you can’t handle the truth” moment, but there should have been, as UT’s case comes down to a similar premise: surely somebody gets to decide Hall can’t handle the truth.

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Wisconsin could lead effort to restore states’ rights

By   /  January 9, 2017  /  Accountability, Federal government, Governor, News, Power Abuse, State Budgets, State Government, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

“With recent changes at the federal level, we have a unique opportunity to have more authority delegated back to the states.”

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Litigant in messy legal battle alleges corruption in Milwaukee County court

By   /  January 5, 2017  /  Accountability, Criminal Justice, Judiciary, News, Politics & Elections, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

“This is clear-cut misconduct in public office and bribery.” Mamalakis said.

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