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Big Victories for Victims' Rights in 2019

2019 has brought a whirlwind of activity for Marsy's Law for Wisconsin's grassroots coalition. For all of you that have been following along with our efforts to strengthen the rights of Wisconsin crime victims, you'll know that this was a big month for our bipartisan legislation, and January has brought some huge successes – but also a small disappointment. 

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MLWI Passes State Assembly Committee With Overwhelming Bipartisan Support

Second consideration of  bipartisan victims’ rights legislation clears legislative committees, available for scheduling before full Senate and Assembly

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Wisconsin Attorney General Kaul Announces Support for Marsy’s Law for Wisconsin

Attorney General joins in support of bipartisan legislation as grassroots coalition pushes for January legislative passage. 

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MLWI Passes Key State Senate Committee

Second consideration of  bipartisan victims’ rights legislation approved by Senate Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety

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MLWI Gains More Than 50 Legislative Sponsors, Scheduled for Joint Legislative Hearing

Second consideration of  bipartisan victims’ rights legislation scheduled to be before committee Wednesday

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MLWI Launches Effort to Put Victims’ Rights Amendment on April 2019 Ballot

Statewide radio and digital ad campaign to support push for second consideration of crime victims constitutional amendment in upcoming legislative session