Wisconsin woman faces criminal charges following Packers loss

In March, we wrote about the results of a study suggesting that there may be a correlation between incidents of domestic violence and NFL football losses. Specifically, researchers said that a home-team loss could result in a 10 percent jump in domestic violence 911 calls within 1-2 hours after the end of the game. Thankfully, […]

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Father charged with child abuse claims his actions were a prank

In Wisconsin, charges of domestic violence can carry serious penalties, even if the alleged victim later decides to drop the charges. If an arrest has been made, the defendant may still be prosecuted by authorities. But when an onlooker reports a domestic violence incident, is it possible that they made a mistake? Every family dynamic […]

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Sheboygan Woman Faces Murder Charge In Cold Case From 1957

A 74-year-old woman from Sheboygan appeared in court recently to face second-degree murder charges. She has been accused of accidentally killing her 7-month-old baby during an incident which happened 54 years ago. This case highlights some important criminal defense issues. Specifically, it shows that cold cases can be much more difficult to investigate and prosecute, […]

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