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Study: More Than Half of Wisconsin Colleges Substantially Restrict Free Speech

Broad speech restrictions, bias response teams, and free speech zones impair free expression and open debate The News: A review of speech codes at ...

WILL Sues Marquette County Sheriff for Free Speech Violation

Sheriff, Patrol Sergeant threatened teen with arrest over social media post The News: The Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) filed a ...

Free Market Coalition Applauds Responsible Reforms Contained In Coronavirus Relief Bill

Bill includes coalition recommendations for addressing the crisis The Wisconsin Legislature just passed a bipartisan coronavirus response package that ...

Letter to Lawmakers: Adopt Free Market Solutions to Address COVID Crisis

Members of the Legislature, The unprecedented COVID crisis has devastated Wisconsin families, businesses, and schools. The coming weeks will be deeply ...

Governor Confirms Drive-Up Religious Services Are Legal

Prompt response to WILL's letter seeking clarity The News: Following a letter from the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL) and attorney ...

Letter to Governor Evers: Demand Counties Retract Claim That Drive-Up Religious Services are Illegal

UPDATE: Governor Tony Evers responded Thursday with a press release affirming that drive-up religious services are legal. The News: The Wisconsin Institute

Rick Esenberg on Supreme Court Election Decision

WILL President and General Counsel Rick Esenberg reacted to a Wisconsin Supreme Court decision to enjoin an executive order issued by Governor Tony Evers ...

ANALYSIS: The CARES Act and K-12 in Wisconsin

New recommendations for policymakers combatting COVID's impact on K-12 The News: The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) Act ...

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RightWisconsin | Esenberg: JUDGE BRENNAN AND CALLING THE LEGAL BALLS AND STRIKES

Rick Esenberg, president and general counsel at WILL writes at RightWisconsin on the eminently qualified Judge Michael Brennan to serve on the US 7th ...

The Racine Journal Times | Esenberg: On Judge Michael Brennan’s Nomination to the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals

WILL President and General Counsel Rick Esenberg writes in the Racine Journal Times on the nomination of judicial conservative Michael Brennan's nomination

Washington Examiner | Szafir, Flanders: Is school choice 2.0 coming?

WILL Executive Vice President CJ Szafir and WILL Research Director Dr. Will Flanders write in the Washington Examiner: An under-told story in K-12 ...

The Hill | Roth: Reforming occupational licensing laws will expand opportunities

Collin Roth, WILL Research Fellow, writing at The Hill on how occupational licensing regulations lock people out of economic opportunity. You might be ...

WILL Press Release | Where Does Your State Rank in Red Tape, Barriers to Economic Opportunity?

WILL's 50 state study on occupational licensing receives national coverage   November 10, 2017 - Milwaukee, WI - WILL’s recent report, Land of the ...

The Hill | Esenberg, Szafir: Trump and DeVos should fight for school choice

WILL President and General Counsel, Rick Esenberg, and Deputy Counsel, CJ Szafir, write in The Hill, encouraging President Trump to be advocates at the ...

National Review Online | Esenberg, Curtis: Our Fight for ‘Butter Freedom’

Rick Esenberg and Jakes Curtis write at National Review Online about our pending case to #freethebutter, and stop Wisconsin's war on Kerrygold ...

USA Today | Roth: Donald Trump’s protectionist trade inclinations hurt Wisconsin

Collin Roth writes in the USA Today on the effect of President Trump's stated trade position on Wisconsin. Like it or not, President Donald Trump has ...

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