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WI John Doe claim: Search warrants planned for Sean Hannity, conservative media

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 19, 2014 at 6:40pm 12/19/2014 at 6:40pm
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We have extensively covered the Wisconsin John Doe investigations.

The extremely abbreviated version is that Milwaukee County prosecutor John Chisholm has led two distinct investigations of conservatives in Wisconsin. John Doe No. 1 targeted Scott Walker’s term as Milwaukee County Executive. That case is over, and no wrongdoing by Walker was uncovered.

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Scott Walker’s stature rising, but how far can he go?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 7:35pm 11/19/2014 at 7:35pm

As part of my continuing effort to gain exposure to new audiences, I have a post at Fox News regarding how Scott Walker’s ability to survive the Democratic, union and prosecutorial (John Doe) onslaughts has turned Walker into an emerging star.

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Wisconsin “John Doe” War on Walker wins “Nastiest Political Tactic of the Year”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 12:00pm 10/25/2014 at 12:00pm

Welcome to the Soviet Socialist Republic of Wisconsin Democratic Prosecutors:

The early-morning paramilitary-style raids on citizens’ homes were conducted by law enforcement officers, sometimes wearing bulletproof vests and lugging battering rams, pounding on doors and issuing threats. Spouses were separated as the police seized computers, including those of children still in pajamas....

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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 10/24/2014 at 11:35am

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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Federal Judge orders Wisconsin not to enforce “anti-coordination” campaign laws

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 7:43pm 10/14/2014 at 7:43pm

In a somewhat stunning development, the same federal judge who issued an injunction against the infamous “John Doe” investigation, only later to be overturned by the appeals court, has just ordered the State of Wisconsin, in another lawsuit, to stop enforcing anti-coordination campaign finance laws.

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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 10/8/2014 at 3:09pm

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 10/3/2014 at 9:18am

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 10/2/2014 at 7:39pm

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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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 9/24/2014 at 4:04pm

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 9/24/2014 at 10:42am

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 9/19/2014 at 9:00am

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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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 9/9/2014 at 4:18pm

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 9/2/2014 at 12:12pm

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 8/24/2014 at 9:05pm

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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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 6/28/2014 at 1:00pm

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 6/26/2014 at 3:39pm

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 6/23/2014 at 10:00am

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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