AG Statement Following U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Mitchell v. Wisconsin

Jun 27 2019

MADISON, Wis. – Today, in a 5-4 decision, the United States Supreme Court issued a favorable decision for the State of Wisconsin in Mitchell v. Wisconsin.


Attorney General Josh Kaul issued the following statement in response:


“This law helps protect communities from impaired drivers. We are pleased that the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld a Wisconsin law that promotes public safety. Thank you to the many people at DOJ who contributed to this victory.”


This case was argued by Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) Division of Legal Services (DLS) Assistant Attorneys General Hannah Jurss, Anthony Russomanno, and Michael Sanders, along with DLS Administrator Charlotte Gibson.