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WILL Files Amicus Brief Urging Supreme Court to Review First Amendment Challenge to Mandatory State Bar Membership

First Amendment protects speech, association rights of attorneys The News: The Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) filed an amicus brief in ...

WILL and Dr. Anderson File Amicus in Case Against a Maryland School District Policy that Hides Gender Identity Transitions from Parents

Brief argues that parents have a right to participate in decisions involving their children, is the first such case to reach a federal court of ...

Voter Sues Wisconsin Elections Commission Over Unlawful Delegation of Power and Duty

WILL lawsuit demands WEC to adhere to state law The News: On behalf of Robert Pellegrini, a registered Wisconsin voter and taxpayer, the Wisconsin ...

School Counselor Sues Milwaukee Public Schools Over Free Speech Violation

WILL defends public school counselor fired for speech that denounced gender ideology at a public rally The News: On behalf of Marissa Darlingh, a former ...

Town of New Chester Repeals Illegal Ban on Distributing Political Materials

WILL holds local government accountable, defends First Amendment rights The News: WILL sent a demand letter earlier this summer on behalf of Steve Blake, ...

Wisconsin’s NAEP Results Are Even Worse Than They First Appear

Introduction  Recently, results from the National Assessment for Educational Progress (NAEP) have caused shockwaves around the country. At least ...

Healthcare Price Transparency

The News: The Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) issued a new report, Empowering Patients: How Price Transparency Will Lower Healthcare ...

WILL Asks SCOTUS to Stop the Biden Student Loan Forgiveness Plan

The lawsuit is the first to make it to the U.S. Supreme Court, WILL continues to work for American taxpayers The News: Today, on behalf of the Brown ...

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Wisconsin Watchdog | Milwaukee finds new way to delay selling empty school buildings

From Wisconsin Watchdog: “That reading of the statute doesn’t make any sense,” said C.J. Szafir, associate counsel and education policy director at the ...

AM 620 WTMJ | Education Policy Director CJ Szafir on Week in Review

CJ discusses politics this week with Charlie Sykes and Collin Roth. Of note, school choice enrollment is up 100% this year!

RightWisconsin | Protecting Religious Freedom No Easy Task

WILL President and General Counsel Rick Esenberg writing at RightWisconsin today: In one of the most ringing passages in our constitutional ...

Wisconsin Watchdog | Lawmaker’s anti-ALEC bill is anti-constitution

From Wisconsin Watchdog: “I have a problem with the notion that people who put out public pronouncements about legislation should be subject to ...

Wisconsin State Journal | Live chat replay – Debating changes to Wisconsin election laws

WILL President and General Counsel, Rick Esenberg, joined Matt Rothschild of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign, and Mark Pitsch and Phil Brinkman both with ...

Wisconsin Watchdog | Newly released John Doe docs reveal much more about rogue GAB

"“He said that he has been getting beat up by these attorneys and felt really beat up by Esenberg,” Falk wrote, apparently a reference to Rick Esenberg of ...

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel | Amid MPS takeover debate, Chris Abele floats early-childhood proposal

"The conservative Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty, which has been critical of the district's handling of its vacant buildings, criticized ...

LaCrosse Tribune | Critics say campaign finance overhaul empowers outside groups, legislative leaders

"Rick Esenberg, president of the conservative Wisconsin Institute of Law and Liberty, said it’s typically easy to guess which groups or individuals ...

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