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  1. Committee Reports: Committee on Administration of Justice and the Judiciary “Final Report on Unpublished Opinions,” Wisconsin Bar Bulletin, August 1984
  2. 1998 Court of Appeals Statistics, Litigation News, March 1999
  3. Court of Appeals Internal Operating Procedures s. 5808
  4. Richard S. Arnold, “Unpublished Opinions: A Comment,” The Journal of Appellate Practice and Process, Summer 1999
  5. Citation List for query: Strickland /2 Washington, November 18, 1999
  6. Citation List for query: PLEA / 10 MANIFEST /2 INJUSTICE, November 19, 1999
  7. G. Fred Metos, “Appellate Advocacy,” The Champion, December 1999
  8. Letter of December 17, 1999 from Charles P. Dykman to Hon. Gerald C. Nichol
  9. Criminal Appeals Unit State Court Intake, Pro Se as Percentage of Total, 1999 Year to Date
  10. Proposed amendment to Rule 809.23(3) Citation of Unpublished opinions not cited, dated March 1, 2000. Accompanied by memo of March 14, 1996 from Sean Duffey to MBA Court of Appeal Bench Bar Committee regarding Citation of Unpublished Decisions Subcommittee
  11. G. Fred Metos, “Unpublished Opinions in the Appellate Courts,” The Champion, March 2000
  12. Email of March 22, 2000 from Bill Tyroler regarding 3/00 coa pub orders
  13. Email of April 12, 2000 from Marla Stephens to Mary E. Burke regarding unpublished opinions/June 2000 CLE program. Accompanied by original email of April 12, 2000 from Mary E. Burke to Marla Stephens regarding unpublished opinions/June 2000 CLE program
  14. Letter of April 13, 2000 from Mary E. Burke to Charles H. Barr, Hannah C. Dugan, Susan L. Karaskiewicz, Stevens R. Sorenson, and Marla J> Stephens regarding June 2000 Appellate Practice Section State Bar Convention CLE Program
  15. Letter of April 18, 2000 from Marla J. Stephens to Donna Kinney
  16. Letter of April 20, 2000 from Marla Stephens to Mary Burke
  17. Letter of April 20, 2000 from Marla J. Stephens to Lee E. Wells regarding WI Judicial Council follow-up
  18. Kevin Livingston, “On Publication, Opinions Abound: Critics of California appellate court’s publication policies find new traction,” The Recorder/Cal Law, April 20, 2000 (printed from Law.com).
  19. Email of June 9, 2000 from Marla Stephens regarding citation of unpublished ops
  20. Brandt v. Labor & Industry Review Commission, 160 Wis. 2d 353, 466 N.W.2d 673 (Ct. App. 1991)
  21. Kuhn v. Allstate Ins. Co., 181 Wis. Wd 453, 510 N.W.2d 826 (Ct. App. 1993)
  22. Chapter 752 Court of Appeals
  23. Email of June 10, 2000 from Bill Tyroler to Marla Stephens replying to email regarding citation of unpublished ops. Accompanied by email of June 9 from Marla Stephens to Bill Tyroler replying to email regarding citation of unpublished ops with beginning of original email sent June 9, 2000 from Bill Tyroler
  24. Email of June 20, 2000 from Wayne Arnold to Marla Stephens and Bill Tyroler regarding citation of unpublished ops. Accompanied by email of June 15 from Marla Stephens to Bill Tyroler and Wayne Arnold regarding citation of unpublished ops; email of June 14, 2000 from Bill Tyroler to Wayne Arnold and Marla Stephens, Michael Tobin, and Virginia Pomeroy regarding citation of unpublished ops; email of June 13, 2000 from Wayne Arnold to Bill Tyroler, Marla Stephens, Michael Tobin, and Virginia Pomeroy regarding citation of unpublished ops; email of June 12, 2000 from Bill Tyroler to Wayne Arnold, Marla Stephens, Michael Tobin, Virginia Pomeroy regarding citation of unpublished ops; email of June 12, 2000 from Wayne Arnold to Bill Tyroler, Marla Stephens, Michael Tobin, and Virginia Pomeroy regarding citation of unpublished opinions; and email of June 9 from Bill Tyroler regarding citation of unpublished ops
  25. Rules of Appellate Procedure, Section 809.23
  26. Letter of June 21, 2000 from Mary E. Burke to Charles H. Barr, Hannah C. Dugan, Susan L. Karaskiewicz, Steven R. Sorenson, and Marla J. Stephens regarding June 29 State Bar Convention CLE Program for the Appellate Practice Section. Accompanied by packet of documents entitled No. 6: Unpublished Opinions, including proposed amendment to rule 809.23(3), memo of March 14, 1996 from Sean Duffey to MBA Court of Appeals Bench/Bar Committee regarding Citation of Unpublished Decisions Subcommittee; packet of documents entitled No. 5: Partial Publication, including letter of January 27, 1998 from Judge Daniel Anderson to Presiding Judge Ted Wedemeyer regarding Partial Publication & Michigan’s “Super” Panel, opinion for Kana, Inc. v. Burger King Corporation, memorandum decision for Kana, Inc., v. Burger King Corporation; “Final Report on unpublished opinions,” Committee on Administration of Justice and the Judiciary, Wisconsin Bar Bulletin, August 1984; and G. Fred Metos, “Unpublished Opinions in the Appellate Courts,” The Champion, March 2000.
  27. Handwritten notes for CLE program
  28. Email of June 23, 2000 from Bill Tyroler to Marla Stephens regarding citation of unpublished ops. Accompanied by email of June 9, 2000 from Bill Tyroler regarding citation of unpublished ops
  29. “Citation of Unpublished Opinions?” by Marla Stephens
  30. Letter of June 30, 2000 from Donna Kinney to Marla J. Stephens
  31. Letter of July 6, 2000 from Mary E. Burke to Marla J. Stephens regarding Appellate Practice Section CLE Program at State Bar Convention
  32. Email of July 13, 2000 from Bill Tyroler regarding recent circuit court decision State v. William G. Stone
  33. Email of August 25, 2000 from Bill Tyroler to Marla Stephens and Wayne Arnold regarding fyi-citing unpub op. Accompanied by email of August 24, 2000 from Daniel Anderson regarding News Report on 8th Circuit’s Decision; email of August 23, 2000 from Christopher Wren to Jeffrey Davis, Mary E. Burke, et al, regarding F.Y.I. – 8th circuit panel holds its ‘unpublished opinion’ rule unconstitutional in part; email of August 23, 2000 from Colleen D. Ball to Christopher Wren, Mary E. Burke, et al, replying to F.Y.I – 8th Circuit panel holds its ‘unpublished opinion’ rule unconstitutional in part; email
  34. Email of August 28,2000 from Bill Tyroler regarding anastasoff – citing unpublished opinions
  35. Tamminen v. Aetna Casualty & Surety Co., 109 Wis. 2d 536, 327 N.W. 2d 55 (1982).
  36. Email of September 6, 2000 from Bill Tyroler to Marla Stephens and Wayne Arnold regarding more on anastasoff, fyi
  37. Email of September 13, 2000 from Bill Tyroler to Stephens Marla and Wayne Arnold regarding more on unpublished decisions
  38. Letter of October 11, 2000 from Marla J. Stephens to James C. Alexander. Accompanied by In re: Proposed Amendments to Rule 809.23(3) petition of judicial council requesting that the supreme court consider whether or not to order an amendment to rule 809.23(3); In the Matter Of the Amendment of section (rule) 809.23(3), Stats, 155 Wis. 2d 832, 456 N.W.2d 783 (1990); General Statement from the Court’s Internal Operating Procedures; 1999 Publication Data; Marla Stephens, “Citation of Unpublished Opinions,” State Bar of Wisconsin, Appellate Practice Wisconsin, Volume 2, Number 1 (Spring 2000); “Practice Pointer: Motions for Three-Judge Panels in the Wisconsin Court of Appeals,” state Bar of Wisconsin, Appellate Practice Wisconsin, Volume 2, Number 2 (Summer 2000); Jane Pribek, “Pet peeves and preferences: Appellate judges offer tips on brief writing,” Wisconsin Opinions (July 19, 2000); Jane Pribek, “Appellate lawyers debate publication rule change,” Wisconsin Opinions (July 19, 2000).
  39. Email of November 7, 2000 from Marla Stephens to Shelley Grogan, Ted E. Wedemeyer, and Mary Burke regarding more on unpub op, fyi. Accompanied by email of November 6, 1000 from Bill Tyroler to Marla Stephens and Wayne Arnold regarding more on unpub op, fyi
  40. email of November 7, 2000 from Marla Stephens to Shelley Grogan, Peg Carlson, Ted E. Wedemeyer, and Mary Burke. Accompanied by original message of November 6, 2000 from Bill Tyroler to Marla Stephens and Wayne Arnold regarding more on unpub op, fyi
  41. Hand written note, dated 11/17
  42. Letter of May 25, 2001. Accompanied by Minutes of the Meeting of the Judicial Council, October 20, 2000 and Minutes of the Meeting of the Judicial Council, September 15, 2000
  43. Letter of January 29, 2002 from Shirley S. Abrahamson to Dean Howard Eisenberg, Warren Weinstein, Patience D. Roggensack, and Christopher Wren regarding Citation of unpublished opinions
  44. Letter of February 4, 2002 from Howard B. Eisenberg to Shirley S. Abrahamson regarding Citation of Unpublished Opinions
  45. Letter of February 8, 2002 from Howard B. Eisenberg to Shirley S. Abrahamson regarding Citation of Unpublished Opinions
  46. Email of February 12, 2002 from Marla Stephens to Howard B. Eisenberg
  47. Charles H. Barr, “Unpublished Opinions: Stare decisis and the nature of judicial power,” The Milwaukee Bar Association (March 2002)
  48. Letter of May 9, 2002 from Marla J. Stephens to Jim Alexander. Accompanied by “ Status of proposal to allow citation of unpublished opinions as persuasive authority,” Appellate Rules Committee, Wisconsin Judicial Council, August 31, 2000.
  49. Email of September 16, 2002 from Jennifer Bias to Marla Stephens regarding Unpublished Decisions Update/Supreme Court hearing on October 22, 2002. Accompanied by original message of September 16, 2002 from Pat Morgan Regarding Unpublished Decisions Update / Supreme Court Hearing on October 22, 2002

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