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STATEMENT FROM ATTORNEY GENERAL J.B. VAN HOLLEN ON OPINIONS RELEASED TODAY BY THE WISCONSIN SUPREME COURT

 

MADISON — Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen issued the following statement after today’s opinions from the Wisconsin Supreme Court in the matter of Madison Teachers, Inc. v. Scott Walker, which Van Hollen argued before the Supreme Court on November 11, 2013, and the matters of League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Education Network, Inc. v. Scott Walker, and Milwaukee Branch of the NAACP v. Scott Walker.

 

 

“Since the historic events of 2011, I have been dedicated to defending Act 10 and Wisconsin’s Voter ID law. Today, the Supreme Court has completely upheld these laws. The decisions settle important state policy and serve to strengthen our constitutional democracy. I applaud the hard work and diligence of our attorneys and staff who also did their duty.”