Milwaukee County Circuit Court judges were affirmed in the Court of Appeals 84% of the time in 2015, more than judges in the other three appeals districts in the state, according to the Wisconsin Law Journal.
The appeals court's District 1 includes only Milwaukee County Circuit Courts. Judges serving there were affirmed 84% of the time. Judges in District 2, fared the worst. Their decisions were upheld 77% of the time.
Judges in District 3 were affirmed 81% of the time and those in District 4 were upheld 80% of the time, according to the Law Journal.
An Court of Appeals district map, lifted directly from the State Court of Appeals, is below. And below that is today's Court of Appeals summary.
Gretchen Schuldt is executive director of the Wisconsin Justice Initiative.
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