Courts designed to help non-violent offenders who have substance abuse or mental health problems have been around for several years. See our blog posts about Mental Illness Case Information from April 2008 and Drug Courts from October 2008. The idea behind these courts is that incarceration is not likely to fix substance abuse or mental illness, but that [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Wisconsin'
January 23rd, 2011 · 2 Comments
October 5th, 2009 · No Comments
Wisconsin offers free online access to the state’s court records, both criminal and civil, through the Wisconsin Court System and known as Wisconsin Circuit Court Access (WCCA). Court records are public information and Wisconsin does a good job making this information readily available to the public in a timely manner and free of charge. A [...]
November 26th, 2008 · No Comments
According to many sources, the divorce rate in America is approximately 50%. It is a staggering number, especially when you consider that many of these cases, there is often a correlated draining legal component. While the length of a divorce proceeding will vary from case to case and state-to-state, one constant nagging portion of the [...]