Have you heard about the ACLU marriage ban lawsuit? Get the latest update on this edition of A Public Affair!
Do you know what Friday’s Marriage Equality decision says? Will some states try to override this ruling? What does this mean moving forward? Today host Carousel Bayrd discussed the SCOTUS case with ACLU Legal Director Larry Dupuis and UW Law School Professor Gwendolyn Leachman. Check out today’s edition of A Public Affair to hear more.
What made you happy in 2015? Today Carousel hosts the annual Happy Show! Guests include State Rep. Chris Taylor, Madison Police Department Captain Kristen Roman, ACLU Legal Director Larry Dupuis, and One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross.
We begin the show with Larry Dupuis, legal director with the ACLU of Wisconsin, who recently filed a lawsuit challenging conditions at Wisconsin’s youth prison. Next, Esty is joined by organizers and speakers of the No Child Behind Bars tour, Amanda Weatherspoon and Nadya Tannous, and local activist Brandi Grayson. Amanda Weatherspoon is a Unitarian Universalist minister […]
A lead plaintiff in one of the lawsuits challenging Wisconsin’s voter ID law has passed away. Ruthelle Frank was 89 and the title plaintiff in the case Ruthelle Frank versus Scott Walker. The alderwoman for the village of Brokaw in central Wisconsin joined the case after she was not allowed to vote in her own […]