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[Eugene Volokh] Challenge to Ban on "Literature with Offensive Content" at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

The policy — here, applied to someone passing out religious valentines — also bans "signs … with offensive content," and more generally limits even nonoffensive signs and leafleting to a narrow "free speech zone."Richard Esenberg, Tom Kamenick and Clyde Taylor … Continue reading

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FDA weighs in on Cyclospora Outbreak linked to McDonalds in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wisconsin

FDA, CDC, state, and local partners are currently investigating several Cyclospora illnesses associated with McDonald’s locations in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. CDC has reported 61 laboratory-confirmed cases of cyclosporiasis in persons who reportedly consumed salad products from … Continue reading

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Cyclospora Parasite cases in Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin – some linked to McDonald’s Salads

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has received confirmation of approximately 90 cases of cyclosporiasis, an intestinal illness caused by the microscopic Cyclospora parasite.  Cases have been reported in counties across Illinois with people becoming ill starting in mid-May.  … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Supreme Court Upholds Damage Caps in Medical Malpractice Cases

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has reversed a 2005 opinion and held that a cap of $750,000 on non-economic damages in medical malpractice cases is constitutional. The female plaintiff in the case lost her arms and legs as a result of … Continue reading

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Wisconsin – No Right To Be Seen: View Of Billboard From Public Road Isn't "Property"

In Adams Outdoor Advertising, LP v. City of Madison, No. 2016AP537 (June 19, 2018), the Wisconsin Supreme Court held that the City's construction of a bridge next to — but not on — property on which Adams maintained a non-conforming billboard, … Continue reading

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