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Wisconsin Supreme Court Clarifies Standard on Grandparent Visitation Rights

“We conclude that Wis. Stat. § 767.43 (1) does not require a grandparent, greatgrandparent, or stepparent who files a motion for visitation rights … to prove that he or she ‘has maintained a relationship similar to a parent-child relationship with the child,’” wrote Justice David Prosser in the majority opinion of the court.” For the full article, please click here:  http://www.wisbar.org/NewsPublications/Pages/General-Article.aspx?ArticleID=24744...

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“Deadbeat parents” would lose food stamp benefits under Wisconsin GOP bill

  “A Republican lawmaker proposing to take away food stamps from Wisconsin parents who miss child support payments said Tuesday it would strengthen families, while opponents say they haven’t seen the evidence.”  For the full article, please click here:  http://www.jsonline.com/story/news/politics/2017/04/11/deadbeat-parents-would-lose-food-stamp-benefits-under-wisconsin-gop-bill/100343902/...

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Update on Supreme Court Military Pay Issue

“We often refer to the Supreme Court as a “hot bench”: Questions fly fast and furious from all the justices, often allowing the lawyers to get out only a few sentences (if that many) before fielding the next question. However, the bench that heard today’s oral argument in Howell v. Howell, a dispute over military retirement pay in a divorce, was more lukewarm than hot. Advocates for both sides had plenty of extended opportunities to speak – so much so that Adam Unikowsky, representing petitioner John Howell, only used a little more than half of his allotted 30 minutes during the...

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Walker Appoints Next Racine County Judge

“Repischak has demonstrated not only a long history of service to the Racine County community, but also a strong dedication to the fundamental constitutional principles that will serve him well on the bench."  For the full article, please click here:  http://journaltimes.com/news/local/racine-county-judge-torhorst-to-retire-replaced-by-assistant-district/article_beb803b1-cbef-5d19-8bd9-e4db7e159fb9.html...

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“’Marijuana is illegal:’ A pot smoothie ended her girl’s seizures; then she lost her daughter” by Tribune Media Wire Service

She thought she was saving her daughter by ending her horrible seizures. The 23-year old mother in this family matter sought solace for her daughter’s ailment in marijuana laced smoothies. Though she claims the smoothies helped her daughter, she ended up losing custody due to marijuana’s legal status in Idaho. Please see the full Fox 6 Now article at: http://fox6now.com/2016/11/07/a-pot-smoothie-ended-her-girls-seizures-then-she-lost-her-daughter/...

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“Marriage breaks down after two hours thanks to wife’s Snapchat posts” by Richard Hartley-Parkinson

Prenuptial agreements are quite commonplace, but how are they being used in our more modern tech savvy times. In this article a marriage breaks down after two hours due to the wife’s breach of the parties’ prenuptial agreement. What did she do wrong? Apparently she Snapchated pictures of the couple’s wedding. Please see the full Metro article at: http://metro.co.uk/2016/10/25/groom-dumps-wife-of-two-hours-because-she-shared-pictures-of-wedding-on-snapchat-6213313/ ...

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