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Wisconsin John Doe targets to seek US Supreme Ct review

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 24, 2014 at 11:35am
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Yesterday, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals denied a request by two targets of the Wisconsin John Doe investigation to rehear a decision by a three-judge panel to vacate an injunction issued by...

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WI “John Doe” targets seek full appeals court rehearing of dismissal of lawsuit against prosecutors

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 3:09pm
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Two of the targets of the John Doe investigation against Scott Walker and conservative activists have filed a Petition for en banc rehearing by the full 7th Circuit Court of Appeals, after a 3-judge panel dismissed their lawsuit against the John Doe prosecutors on the grounds that the federal courts should...

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WI conservative group seeks court protection from “John Doe” prosecutors

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 3, 2014 at 9:18am
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We reported last night on a demand by one of the targets of the Wisconsin John Doe investigation for a Special Prosecutor to investigate the John Doe prosecutors, particularly John Chisholm, WI “John Doe” target seeks criminal investigati...

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WI “John Doe” target seeks criminal investigation of prosecutors

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 7:39pm
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We’ve covered the Wisconsin “John Doe” proceeding targeting Governor Scott Walker and dozens of conservative Wisconsin activists many times before. Scroll through the John Doe (WI) tag.

The legal short version is that Milwaukee County prosecutor John Chisholm has been on a years-long investigation of Scott Walker and the conservative movement, claiming...

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Marquette: Walker up by 5 on Burke

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 9:07pm
http://fox6now.com/2014/07/31/wisconsin-supreme-court-upholds-voter-id-law/#ooid=ZjNmxkbzo576OR8nH1QUtYgQkfS7YMBD

A recent Marquette University Law School poll shows that Democrats could be in for a real struggle come November.

Among likely voters, Scott Walker has 5 points on Mary Burke in the Wisconsin Governor’s race, with only 2.5% of those polled saying they’d vote for “someone else.” Just over half of...

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Appeals Court lifts injunction against “John Doe” investigation of Walker and conservatives (Update: Will seek en banc full Court review)

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 4:04pm
Scott Walker John Doe Probe

The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals has vacated a District Court injunction prohibiting Wisconsin prosecutors from utilizing a “John Doe” proceeding investigating Scott Walker and conservatives. (Full Opinion embedded at bottom of post.)

The Court ruled that it was an issue for the state courts, not the federal courts. While...

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Wisconsin “John Doe” Whistleblower stands by story of prosecutorial bias and reporter harassment

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 10:42am
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Michael Lutz is the whistleblower who came forward to legal reporter Stuart Taylor with a story of political bias by Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm in connection with the “John Doe” investigation of Scott Walker. Lutz then was outed as the source, after a mole hunt at the D.A.’s office,...

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Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter accused of harassing “John Doe” whistleblower

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 19, 2014 at 9:00am
Scott Walker John Doe Probe

In our post on September 9, we asked Was Prosecutor’s union-operative wife behind “John Doe” investigation of Scott Walker?.

That post was based on a report by the well-regarded legal reporter Stuart Taylor about anti-Scott Walker political bias in the office of Milwaukee District Attorney John Chisholm, who has led the “John...

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AFSCME: “We have a score to settle with Scott Walker”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 1:00pm
http://www.jsonline.com/blogs/news/124005599.html

We have seen this picture before in the Wisconsin’s union-induced long strange trip during the 2012 Recall Election:

Police insurrections.  Palace guardsCatch a Senator contests.  Doctors behaving badly.  Massive national solidarity protests which weren’t Identity theft as political theater.  Shark jumping.  Legislators who run away to other states.  Bus bang bangs.  Protesters ...

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Was Prosecutor’s union-operative wife behind “John Doe” investigation of Scott Walker?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 4:18pm
Scott Walker John Doe Probe

We have covered the onslaught unleashed by Democratic District Attorney John Chisholm on Governor Scott Walker and conservatives in Wisconsin many, many times.

We note the obsessive nature of the investigation, and how it seemed that Chisholm found the man — Scott Walker — and was searching for the crime.

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Exposed: How Prosecutors targeted Scott Walker and conservatives

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 12:12pm
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We have written many times about the secretive John Doe proceedings in which Wisconsin prosecutors seized a wide-range of records from numerous conservative activists on the theory that it was a crime for such activists to coordinate issue advocacy with the campaign of Governor Scott Walker.

In a federal lawsuit brought by...

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Revealed: Wisconsin John Doe investigation was full-blown anti-conservative fishing expedition

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 9:05pm
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We’ve covered the abusive anti-conservative Wisconsin “John Doe” proceedings many times before.

The short story is that two separate proceedings were commenced under the auspices of Democratic District Attorneys in order to try to take down Scott Walker.

John Doe No. 1 concerned Walker’s time as County Executive and ended without finding any...

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Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds collective bargaining reform law “in its entirety”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 8:44am
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The decision was just posted here. Also embedded at bottom of post.

The collective bargaining law was passed in early 2011, and led to protests, and even a takeover of the State Capitol building. For Wisconsin, the union pushback was a long, strange trip, as we documented exhaustively:

Police insurrections.  Palace guards...

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Scott Walker seeks to rid Wisconsin of Common Core

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 18, 2014 at 1:45pm
Scott Walker John Doe Probe

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (R) has asked the Wisconsin Legislature to pass a bill next year to repeal the controversial Common Core educational standards. Walker issued a one-line statement late Thursday that also said the Common Core curriculum should be replaced by standards “set by people in Wisconsin.”

Walker’s one-sentence statement was...

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Scott Walker Opponent Runs Attack Ad Based on False ‘Criminal Scheme’ Story

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 1:00pm
Mary Burke Ad

Democrat Mary Burke, who’s running against Scott Walker for governor in Wisconsin this year, is apparently unaware that the John Doe scandal has been thoroughly debunked.

Why else would she run an ad like this? Maybe she doesn’t care about the truth.

Legal Insurrection reported on Thursday that Burke started running an advertisement...

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Prosecutors back off Scott Walker: Not target, no evidence of crime

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 3:39pm
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After a week of complete media malpractice, in which scurrilous accusations that Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker participated in a “criminal scheme” were plastered all over the headlines, a lead prosecutor has completely backed off.

The Wisconsin State Journal reports, Scott Walker not a target, John Doe special prosecutor says:

Randall Crocker, the lawyer...

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Will “John Doe” tactics against Scott Walker backfire?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 23, 2014 at 10:00am
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I have a post up at The Daily Caller this morning, Media Aids And Abets Left-Wing Smear Of Governor Scott Walker.

No, I am not “taking the Boeing.” Legal Insurrection still is my one and only home. But I am going to start publishing, occasionally, posts in a variety of...

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