Bill Lueders

Judge William Hanrahan forces the dismissal of cases against three alleged armed robbers after the Dane County District Attorney’s Office fails to produce a witness list on time. more

Jul 20, 2017 5:00 AM News

Rick Bogle presents a mostly scholarly investigation of UW research and its attendant controversies. He argues that the scientific benefit of animal research, including the work of UW primate researcher Harry Harlow, has been wildly overstated. more

Jul 13, 2017 5:00 AM Books


Todd Hubler

Amy Kerwin deliberately located Primates Inc. Monkey Sanctuary — which opens in October with three monkeys — near UW-Madison. “If the UW sees the successes of our working with other labs, I think its employees will want to come on board.” more

Jul 6, 2017 5:00 AM Cover Stories 9 Comments

What played out in Judge Josann Reynolds’ courtroom on April 24 was an epic clash, suggesting deep fissures between District Attorney Ismael Ozanne’s office and some local judges. more

May 25, 2017 5:00 AM News

On April 3, District Attorney Ismael Ozanne began requiring his roughly two dozen assistants to obtain prior approval before offering to waive a preliminary hearing, dismiss criminal charges or amend charges to a lower category of offense, among othe more

May 4, 2017 5:00 AM News