The Court of Appeals knocked out 65 appeals decided by three-judge panels in March, up from 42 in February and 31 in January.
Nineteen, or 29%, of those decisions were signed, while 71% were per curiam, anonymous opinions. Lower courts were affirmed in 54, or 83%, of the cases and reversed in 8, or 12%. Circuit judges were affirmed in part in the remain three cases, or 5%.
Appeals judges who signed their names to their work were:
District 1 -- William W. Brash III (2), Kitty K. Brennan (2), Patricia S. Curley (2), Joan F. Kessler (2),
District 2 -- Lisa S. Neubauer (2), Brian K. Hagedorn (3), Paul F. Reilly (3)
District 3 -- Michael W. Hoover, Lisa K. Stark,
District 4 -- Paul Lundsten
Circuit judges overturned were: Eugene D. Harrington (Burnett County); William E. Hanrahan (Dane County); Brian Pfitzinger (Dodge County); Jacqueline R. Erwin and David Wambach (Jefferson County); Lindsey C. Grady and Michael Guolee (Milwaukee County); Joseph W. Voiland (Ozaukee County); Patrick C. Haughney (Waukesha County); Daniel J. Bissett, Thomas Gritton (Winnebago County).
Gretchen Schuldt is executive director of the Wisconsin Justice Initiative.
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