Latest Wisconsin Attorney General's Office News

Dismissal motion could delay abortion challenge for months

Nov. 21, 2022 18:18 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul said Monday that he wants his lawsuit challenging the state's 173-year-old abortion ban to move quickly through the courts, but it could be months before anything happens after defense attorneys signaled they would try to dismiss it next...

Democrat Kaul wins 2nd term as Wisconsin attorney general

Nov. 09, 2022 15:05 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Democrat Josh Kaul defeated Republican Eric Toney in Tuesday's election to win a second term as Wisconsin’s attorney general in a race defined by sharp differences over abortion and attacks over crime and election administration. Before The Associated Press...

Wisconsin attorney general race too close to call

Nov. 09, 2022 03:45 AM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's attorney general race was too close to call early Wednesday morning even though the Republican challenger conceded. Fond du Lac County District Attorney Eric Toney said around 1 a.m. that he didn't see a way to victory even though unofficial results...