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WILL Sues City of Madison Over Bird-Safe Glass Ordinance That Undermines Wisconsin’s Uniform Building Code

WILL filed a Notice of Claim in March warning City that ordinance violates state law The News: The Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) filed ...

Wisconsin Can Fund Students, Not Systems

New WILL study reveals pathway to student-centered funding system The News: For too long, the value of Wisconsin students have been determined by a complex

WILL Warns DATCP Against Regulating New Pool Sharing Start-Up

Flawed state agency interpretation would outlaw innovative business The News: The Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) issued a letter to the ...

WILL Demands Elmbrook Schools Remove Sexually Explicit Books Accessible to Children

Materials, which have been available to children as young as 3rd grade, violate state law The News: The Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) ...

WILL to ACLU of Wisconsin: Schools Not Required to Teach Critical Race Theory

WILL responds to ACLU letter to Wisconsin schools The News: Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) President and General Counsel, Rick Esenberg,

WILL Sues MPS for Unconstitutional Union Leave Policy

MPS pays school employees to engage in union-related activities The News: The Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) filed a lawsuit in ...

WILL Launches Equality Under the Law Project

New litigation center will challenge race discrimination, quotas, and Critical Race Theory The News: The Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) ...

Wisconsin Supreme Court Declares Racine School Closure Order Invalid

Racine health officer issued school closure order in November 2020 The News: The Wisconsin Supreme Court unanimously declared that an order from the City ...

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WILL SUES DPI FOR EMBARGOED ESSA DOCUMENTS

Documents would shine light on whether DPI is illegally implementing ESSA The News: On Thursday, February 7, 2019, WILL sued the Wisconsin Department of ...

Associated Press | WILL Sues In Defense of Wedding Barns

WILL's lawsuit in defense of Wisconsin wedding barns earned widespread attention in state and national media. The Associated Press reported: Attorneys for ...

Investor’s Business Daily | Elder: Don’t Let Trump Hatred Thwart School Choice Movement

Best-selling author and nationally syndicated radio talk-show host, Larry Elder, notes our Apples to Apples report, writing in Investor's Business ...

Washington Examiner | DeAngelis, Flanders: Believe it or not, markets work in education

Cato Institute's Corey DeAngelis and WILL's Research Director, Will Flanders, write in the Washington Examiner how their research shows that the ...

Campus Reform | Wisconsin college to judge: Dismiss ‘Jesus loves you’ valentines lawsuit

Campus Reform continues to closely follow our lawsuit against Northeast Wisconsin Technical College on behalf of Polly Olsen, who was disciplined by the ...

Wall Street Journal | Szafir, Petersen: This Building Is for Sale (but Not to a Charter School)

WILL's Executive Vice President, CJ Szafir and Researcher Cori Petersen write at the Wall Street Journal about how Milwaukee Public Schools refuse to sell ...

Washington Examiner | Flanders: High school cancels stage production of ‘America’s best-loved novel,’ To Kill a Mockingbird

WILL Research Director, Will Flanders, PhD, wrote in the Washington Examiner about the "absurd drama" that played out in Shorewood, WI over the school's ...

Wall Street Journal | Scott Walker’s Education Dividend

The Wall Street Journal takes a look at our most recent report, Keeping Score, and notes how reforms collective bargaining reforms (2011 Act 10) led to ...

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