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An open letter to the Wisconsin Supreme Court from a John Doe victim

By   /  January 23, 2017  /  Commentary, Free Speech, Judiciary, Open Records, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“Some of you may know me as Unnamed Petitioner Number 7”

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Civil asset forfeiture reform reintroduced in Legislature

By   /  January 22, 2017  /  Criminal Justice, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

A similar reform bill appeared to have strong bipartisan support last session before state Rep. Joel Kleefisch, killed it in committee.

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Attorney General’s office reviewing Milwaukee County corruption complaint

By   /  January 20, 2017  /  Criminal Justice, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Mamalakis alleges that Milwaukee County Circuit Judge Paul Van Grunsven turned a blind eye to the law firm’s alleged double-dealing.

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Johnson seeks GAO review of alleged Social Security ‘shell game’

By   /  January 19, 2017  /  Accountability, Federal government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“…it appears that little is known about how SSA moves around its hearing workload…”

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Tomah VA Medical Center’s ‘Candy Man’ stripped of license

By   /  January 18, 2017  /  Federal Government, Health Care, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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In a deal announced Wednesday, the Department of Safety and Professional Services ordered the mental health professional to permanently surrender his license and registration.

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Social Security acting commissioner leaving amid cloud of corruption probes

By   /  January 18, 2017  /  Accountability, Federal government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Sources say the SSA’s Office of Inspector General, which has been investigating allegations of misconduct for months, is preparing criminal and administrative reports on the probes.

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