Lame-duck laws draw two new lawsuits


Dem Rep. Jimmy Anderson is arguing the lame-duck laws should be nullified after he says GOP lawmakers violated the state's open meetings law during last month's extraordinary session.
Anderson, who's paralyzed from the chest down, said Republicans failed to give proper notice before scheduling a vote on the bills, causing him to miss the vote and deny his constituents their right to representation.
The Fitchburg Dem spoke with reporters at a Capitol news conference Thursday as groups including the League of Women Voters of Wisconsin filed a lawsuit in Dane County Circuit Court against the extr...

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