Wisconsin signs on to religious liberty fight against Obamacare mandate

By   /  August 26, 2015  /  First Amendment, National, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“It (the Obama administration) is trying to force religious ministries to deliver contraceptives … It is based on the government’s judgment, which is a very dangerous thing,” said Daniel Blomberg of the Becket Fund.

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Review: UW-Madison counts 199 email accounts on Ashley Madison cheater site

By   /  August 25, 2015  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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An analysis completed for Wisconsin Watchdog shows 199 UW-Madison email addresses among the list of millions of email names found in the hack of the website.

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Abrahamson’s legal temper-tantrum cost taxpayers $150,000

By   /  August 24, 2015  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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State Supreme Court Justice Shirley Abrahamson’s unprecedented federal lawsuit has cost Wisconsin taxpayers more than $150,000 in legal bills.

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Legal defense of rogue John Doe agents costs taxpayers nearly $1.2 million

By   /  August 24, 2015  /  First Amendment, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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So how much has it cost Wisconsin taxpayers to defend the rogue prosecutors of a political investigation that has been ordered shut down by the state Supreme Court?

More than $1.1 million and counting

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State law makes emergency medical services problems worse in rural Wisconsin

By   /  August 24, 2015  /  News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Emergency medical services in rural Wisconsin are in critical condition and state law is making it worse. A new bill seeks to address one of the biggest problems but an effort to placate union objections could undermine the effectiveness of the bill.

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John Doe investigators say there are more tapes of raids

By   /  August 21, 2015  /  First Amendment, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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In the filing, Budde and Stelter appear to reveal for the first time that there are audio recordings of the October 2013 coordinated raids on the homes and offices of the investigation’s conservative targets.

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