- Voters in April 2020 approved amendments to the State Constitution that, its supporters incorrectly said, would “level the playing field” for victims of crime.
- In December 2019, WJI and four individual plaintiffs sued to invalidate the amendments. A judge struck them down in November 2020 but stayed his ruling to allow the state to appeal.
Milwaukee County Municipal Courts
Here you will find basic information about the 19 municipal courts in the county—where they are, website information, email links, and more. You will also find an electronic edition of the municipal court “Know Your Rights” card developed by WJI, ACLU of Wisconsin, Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee and Legal Action of Wisconsin.