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Supreme Court Candidate Marla Stephens Soft on Sexual Abuse Cases

Supreme Court candidate Marla Stephens’ website says her work with the public defenders’ office is “preeminent among her career accomplishments.” But what she doesn’t highlight to voters is the fact that her accomplishments include her repeated efforts to protect the rights of convicted child molesters. In one court brief that Stephens co-authored, she expressed the […]

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Kloppenburg, Always a Judicial Bridesmaid, never a Bride

Supreme Court Candidate, and state environmental law enforcer JoAnne Kloppenburg, has had many aspirations to move beyond the state Justice Department. And many rejections. In 2009, she applied for a seat on the Wisconsin court of appeals. She didn’t get picked. (Oct. 21, 2009, Wisconsin State Journal). A few months earlier, she applied for an […]

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Non partisan Democrat who doesn’t like partisanship?

An ironic line appeared in a Wisconsin Law Journal Article on Dec. 13, 2010 – it identified Supreme Court challenger Marla Stephens as a Democrat, even as she attacked incumbent Justice David Prosser for… supposed partisanship. Said the article: “Democratic challenger Marla J. Stephens agreed that political affiliation should have no relevance in a judicial […]

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Kloppenburg’s Cases Show Bias Against Business

  JoAnne Kloppenburg is running for the top court of the state. The primary is next week with the general election April 5. But what do Wisconsin voters really know about Assistant Attorney General Kloppenburg other than her name? In this series, MediaTrackers takes an in-depth look at the cases Kloppenburg was involved in. A […]

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Media Trackers Exposes Supreme Court Candidate JoAnne Kloppenburg

  JoAnne Kloppenburg is running for the top court of the state. The primary is next week with the general election April 5. But what do Wisconsin voters really know about Assistant Attorney General Kloppenburg other than her name? In this series, MediaTrackers takes an in-depth look at the cases Kloppenburg was involved in. Kloppenburg […]

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Chris Abele’s Donations Show a Democratic Bias

February 8, 2011, Milwaukee, WI– Milwaukee County Executive candidate Chris Abele and his family’s Argosy Foundation have given tens of thousands of dollars to leftist organizations and candidates in recent years. Abele has defined his campaign as bipartisan, and touted his willingness to “work with Democrats and Republicans and listen to anyone who has the […]

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Campaign Coffer Isn’t Filling Up for Stephens

Marla Stephens, the only candidate for State Supreme Court, who refused public funding for her campaign, has raised less than half the amount of money that Justice David Prosser, JoAnne Kloppenburg and Joel Winnig have compiled. Stephens opted out of public financing because she didn’t believe that the $100,000 primary candidates received and the $300,000 […]