Billie Johnson v. Wisconsin Elections Commission

Appeal Number 2021AP001450 - OA

Supreme Court

SUMMARY
Short Caption
Status
Maintenance
 Ascending Date Order
 Descending Date Order
Billie Johnson v. Wisconsin Elections Commission
CL
Class
Court
Original Action
Supreme Court
Disposition
County
Other
04-15-2022
Dane

Parties and Attorneys
Side
Party Name
Party Type(s)
Attorney(s)
Address
1
Johnson, Billie
Petitioner
Esenberg, Richard M.
330 East Kilbourn Avenue, Suite 725
Milwaukee,  WI  53202-3141
Vebber, Lucas Thomas
Suite 725
330 E. Kilbourn Ave.
Milwaukee,  WI  53202-3141
LoCoco, Anthony
330 East Kilbourn Avenue, Suite 725
Milwaukee,  WI  53202-3141
1
O'Keefe, Eric
Petitioner
Esenberg, Richard M.
330 East Kilbourn Avenue, Suite 725
Milwaukee,  WI  53202-3141
Vebber, Lucas Thomas
Suite 725
330 E. Kilbourn Ave.
Milwaukee,  WI  53202-3141
LoCoco, Anthony
330 East Kilbourn Avenue, Suite 725
Milwaukee,  WI  53202-3141
1
Perkins, Ed
Petitioner
Esenberg, Richard M.
330 East Kilbourn Avenue, Suite 725
Milwaukee,  WI  53202-3141
Vebber, Lucas Thomas
Suite 725
330 E. Kilbourn Ave.
Milwaukee,  WI  53202-3141
LoCoco, Anthony
330 East Kilbourn Avenue, Suite 725
Milwaukee,  WI  53202-3141
1
Zahn, Ronald
Petitioner
Esenberg, Richard M.
330 East Kilbourn Avenue, Suite 725
Milwaukee,  WI  53202-3141
Vebber, Lucas Thomas
Suite 725
330 E. Kilbourn Ave.
Milwaukee,  WI  53202-3141
LoCoco, Anthony
330 East Kilbourn Avenue, Suite 725
Milwaukee,  WI  53202-3141
2
Wisconsin Elections Commission
Respondent
Keckhaver, Karla Z.
P.O. Box 7857
17 W. Main Street
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Bellavia, Thomas C.
PO Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Kilpatrick, Steven C.
P.O. Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
2
Bostelmann, Marge
Respondent
Keckhaver, Karla Z.
P.O. Box 7857
17 W. Main Street
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Bellavia, Thomas C.
PO Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Kilpatrick, Steven C.
P.O. Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
2
Glancey, Julie
Respondent
Keckhaver, Karla Z.
P.O. Box 7857
17 W. Main Street
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Bellavia, Thomas C.
PO Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Kilpatrick, Steven C.
P.O. Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
2
Jacobs, Ann
Respondent
Keckhaver, Karla Z.
P.O. Box 7857
17 W. Main Street
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Bellavia, Thomas C.
PO Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Kilpatrick, Steven C.
P.O. Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
2
Knudson, Dean
Respondent
Keckhaver, Karla Z.
P.O. Box 7857
17 W. Main Street
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Bellavia, Thomas C.
PO Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Kilpatrick, Steven C.
P.O. Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
2
Spindell, Robert , Jr.
Respondent
Keckhaver, Karla Z.
P.O. Box 7857
17 W. Main Street
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Bellavia, Thomas C.
PO Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Kilpatrick, Steven C.
P.O. Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
2
Thomsen, Mark
Respondent
Keckhaver, Karla Z.
P.O. Box 7857
17 W. Main Street
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Bellavia, Thomas C.
PO Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
Kilpatrick, Steven C.
P.O. Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
1
Black Leaders Organizing for Communities
Intervenor
Petitioner
Poland, Douglas M.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Manthe, Richard
P.O. Box 1784
222 West Washington Ave., Suite 900
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Snyder, Rachel E.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701
Mandell, Jeffrey A.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Barnes, Mel
P.O. Box 326
Madison,  WI  53703
Gerads, Carly
P.O. Box 1784
222 West Washington Avenue, Suite 900
Madison,  WI  53701
Harless, Annabelle E.
55 W. Monroe Street, Suite 1925
Chicago,  IL  60603
Gaber, Mark P.
1101 14th Street N.W., Suite 400
Washington,  DC  20005
Lamar, Christopher
1101 14th Street, Suite 400
Washington,  DC  20005
Leeper, Simone T.
1101 14th Street NW
Washington,  DC  20005
1
Voces de la Frontera
Intervenor
Petitioner
Poland, Douglas M.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Manthe, Richard
P.O. Box 1784
222 West Washington Ave., Suite 900
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Snyder, Rachel E.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701
Mandell, Jeffrey A.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Barnes, Mel
P.O. Box 326
Madison,  WI  53703
Gerads, Carly
P.O. Box 1784
222 West Washington Avenue, Suite 900
Madison,  WI  53701
Harless, Annabelle E.
55 W. Monroe Street, Suite 1925
Chicago,  IL  60603
Gaber, Mark P.
1101 14th Street N.W., Suite 400
Washington,  DC  20005
Lamar, Christopher
1101 14th Street, Suite 400
Washington,  DC  20005
Leeper, Simone T.
1101 14th Street NW
Washington,  DC  20005
1
League of Women Voters of Wisconsin
Intervenor
Petitioner
Poland, Douglas M.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Manthe, Richard
P.O. Box 1784
222 West Washington Ave., Suite 900
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Snyder, Rachel E.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701
Mandell, Jeffrey A.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Barnes, Mel
P.O. Box 326
Madison,  WI  53703
Gerads, Carly
P.O. Box 1784
222 West Washington Avenue, Suite 900
Madison,  WI  53701
Harless, Annabelle E.
55 W. Monroe Street, Suite 1925
Chicago,  IL  60603
Gaber, Mark P.
1101 14th Street N.W., Suite 400
Washington,  DC  20005
Lamar, Christopher
1101 14th Street, Suite 400
Washington,  DC  20005
Leeper, Simone T.
1101 14th Street NW
Washington,  DC  20005
1
Fallona, Cindy
Intervenor
Petitioner
Poland, Douglas M.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Manthe, Richard
P.O. Box 1784
222 West Washington Ave., Suite 900
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Snyder, Rachel E.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701
Mandell, Jeffrey A.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Barnes, Mel
P.O. Box 326
Madison,  WI  53703
Gerads, Carly
P.O. Box 1784
222 West Washington Avenue, Suite 900
Madison,  WI  53701
Harless, Annabelle E.
55 W. Monroe Street, Suite 1925
Chicago,  IL  60603
Gaber, Mark P.
1101 14th Street N.W., Suite 400
Washington,  DC  20005
Lamar, Christopher
1101 14th Street, Suite 400
Washington,  DC  20005
Leeper, Simone T.
1101 14th Street NW
Washington,  DC  20005
1
Stephenson, Lauren
Intervenor
Petitioner
Poland, Douglas M.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Manthe, Richard
P.O. Box 1784
222 West Washington Ave., Suite 900
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Snyder, Rachel E.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701
Mandell, Jeffrey A.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Barnes, Mel
P.O. Box 326
Madison,  WI  53703
Gerads, Carly
P.O. Box 1784
222 West Washington Avenue, Suite 900
Madison,  WI  53701
Harless, Annabelle E.
55 W. Monroe Street, Suite 1925
Chicago,  IL  60603
Gaber, Mark P.
1101 14th Street N.W., Suite 400
Washington,  DC  20005
Lamar, Christopher
1101 14th Street, Suite 400
Washington,  DC  20005
Leeper, Simone T.
1101 14th Street NW
Washington,  DC  20005
1
Alwin, Rebecca
Intervenor
Petitioner
Poland, Douglas M.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Manthe, Richard
P.O. Box 1784
222 West Washington Ave., Suite 900
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Snyder, Rachel E.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701
Mandell, Jeffrey A.
P.O. Box 1784
Madison,  WI  53701-1784
Barnes, Mel
P.O. Box 326
Madison,  WI  53703
Gerads, Carly
P.O. Box 1784
222 West Washington Avenue, Suite 900
Madison,  WI  53701
Harless, Annabelle E.
55 W. Monroe Street, Suite 1925
Chicago,  IL  60603
Gaber, Mark P.
1101 14th Street N.W., Suite 400
Washington,  DC  20005
Lamar, Christopher
1101 14th Street, Suite 400
Washington,  DC  20005
Leeper, Simone T.
1101 14th Street NW
Washington,  DC  20005
1
Grothman, Glenn
Intervenor
Petitioner
Tseytlin, Misha
Suite 3900
227 W. Monroe St.
Chicago,  IL  60606
LeRoy, Kevin M.
Suite 3900
227 W. Monroe
Chicago,  IL  60606
1
Gallagher, Mike
Intervenor
Petitioner
Tseytlin, Misha
Suite 3900
227 W. Monroe St.
Chicago,  IL  60606
LeRoy, Kevin M.
Suite 3900
227 W. Monroe
Chicago,  IL  60606
1
Steil, Bryan
Intervenor
Petitioner
Tseytlin, Misha
Suite 3900
227 W. Monroe St.
Chicago,  IL  60606
LeRoy, Kevin M.
Suite 3900
227 W. Monroe
Chicago,  IL  60606
1
Tiffany, Tom
Intervenor
Petitioner
Tseytlin, Misha
Suite 3900
227 W. Monroe St.
Chicago,  IL  60606
LeRoy, Kevin M.
Suite 3900
227 W. Monroe
Chicago,  IL  60606
1
Fitzgerald, Scott
Intervenor
Petitioner
Tseytlin, Misha
Suite 3900
227 W. Monroe St.
Chicago,  IL  60606
LeRoy, Kevin M.
Suite 3900
227 W. Monroe
Chicago,  IL  60606
1
Krenz, Gary
Intervenor
Petitioner
May, Michael P.
1 South Pinckney Street, Suite 410
Madison,  WI  53701
Zylstra, Sarah A.
1 South Pinckney Street, Suite 410
P.O. Box 927
Madison,  WI  53701-0927
Jean-Louis, Tanner Gregory
P.O. 927
Madison,  WI  53701
Bradford, David J.
353 North Clark Street
Chicago,  IL  60654
Amunson, Jessica Ring
1099 New York Avenue, N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
Edmondson, Elizabeth
1155 Avenue of the Americas
New York,  NY  10036
Fate, Rebecca
1099 New York Avenue N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
Hirsch, Sam
1099 New York Avenue N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
1
Hamilton, Sarah J.
Intervenor
Petitioner
May, Michael P.
1 South Pinckney Street, Suite 410
Madison,  WI  53701
Zylstra, Sarah A.
1 South Pinckney Street, Suite 410
P.O. Box 927
Madison,  WI  53701-0927
Jean-Louis, Tanner Gregory
P.O. 927
Madison,  WI  53701
Bradford, David J.
353 North Clark Street
Chicago,  IL  60654
Amunson, Jessica Ring
1099 New York Avenue, N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
Edmondson, Elizabeth
1155 Avenue of the Americas
New York,  NY  10036
Fate, Rebecca
1099 New York Avenue N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
Hirsch, Sam
1099 New York Avenue N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
1
Wright, Stephen Joseph
Intervenor
Petitioner
May, Michael P.
1 South Pinckney Street, Suite 410
Madison,  WI  53701
Zylstra, Sarah A.
1 South Pinckney Street, Suite 410
P.O. Box 927
Madison,  WI  53701-0927
Jean-Louis, Tanner Gregory
P.O. 927
Madison,  WI  53701
Bradford, David J.
353 North Clark Street
Chicago,  IL  60654
Amunson, Jessica Ring
1099 New York Avenue, N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
Edmondson, Elizabeth
1155 Avenue of the Americas
New York,  NY  10036
Fate, Rebecca
1099 New York Avenue N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
Hirsch, Sam
1099 New York Avenue N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
1
Thiffeault, Jean-Luc
Intervenor
Petitioner
May, Michael P.
1 South Pinckney Street, Suite 410
Madison,  WI  53701
Zylstra, Sarah A.
1 South Pinckney Street, Suite 410
P.O. Box 927
Madison,  WI  53701-0927
Jean-Louis, Tanner Gregory
P.O. 927
Madison,  WI  53701
Bradford, David J.
353 North Clark Street
Chicago,  IL  60654
Amunson, Jessica Ring
1099 New York Avenue, N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
Edmondson, Elizabeth
1155 Avenue of the Americas
New York,  NY  10036
Fate, Rebecca
1099 New York Avenue N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
Hirsch, Sam
1099 New York Avenue N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
1
Jha, Somesh
Intervenor
Petitioner
May, Michael P.
1 South Pinckney Street, Suite 410
Madison,  WI  53701
Zylstra, Sarah A.
1 South Pinckney Street, Suite 410
P.O. Box 927
Madison,  WI  53701-0927
Jean-Louis, Tanner Gregory
P.O. 927
Madison,  WI  53701
Bradford, David J.
353 North Clark Street
Chicago,  IL  60654
Amunson, Jessica Ring
1099 New York Avenue, N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
Edmondson, Elizabeth
1155 Avenue of the Americas
New York,  NY  10036
Fate, Rebecca
1099 New York Avenue N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
Hirsch, Sam
1099 New York Avenue N.W., Suite 900
Washington,  DC  20001
1
Hunter, Lisa
Intervenor
Petitioner
Curtis, Charles G.
33 E. Main St., Ste. 201
Madison,  WI  53703-5411
Umberger Kemp, Michelle Marie
33 East Main St., Ste. 201
Madison,  WI  53703-3095
Devaney, John
700 N. Thirteenth Street NW, Ste. 600
Washington,  DC  20005
Branch, Aria C.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Shelly, Jacob D.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Ford, Christina A.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Hancock, William K.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
1
Zabel, Jacob
Intervenor
Petitioner
Curtis, Charles G.
33 E. Main St., Ste. 201
Madison,  WI  53703-5411
Umberger Kemp, Michelle Marie
33 East Main St., Ste. 201
Madison,  WI  53703-3095
Devaney, John
700 N. Thirteenth Street NW, Ste. 600
Washington,  DC  20005
Branch, Aria C.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Shelly, Jacob D.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Ford, Christina A.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Hancock, William K.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
1
Oh, Jennifer
Intervenor
Petitioner
Curtis, Charles G.
33 E. Main St., Ste. 201
Madison,  WI  53703-5411
Umberger Kemp, Michelle Marie
33 East Main St., Ste. 201
Madison,  WI  53703-3095
Devaney, John
700 N. Thirteenth Street NW, Ste. 600
Washington,  DC  20005
Branch, Aria C.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Shelly, Jacob D.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Ford, Christina A.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Hancock, William K.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
1
Persa, John
Intervenor
Petitioner
Curtis, Charles G.
33 E. Main St., Ste. 201
Madison,  WI  53703-5411
Umberger Kemp, Michelle Marie
33 East Main St., Ste. 201
Madison,  WI  53703-3095
Devaney, John
700 N. Thirteenth Street NW, Ste. 600
Washington,  DC  20005
Branch, Aria C.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Shelly, Jacob D.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Ford, Christina A.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Hancock, William K.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
1
Schertz, Geraldine
Intervenor
Petitioner
Curtis, Charles G.
33 E. Main St., Ste. 201
Madison,  WI  53703-5411
Umberger Kemp, Michelle Marie
33 East Main St., Ste. 201
Madison,  WI  53703-3095
Devaney, John
700 N. Thirteenth Street NW, Ste. 600
Washington,  DC  20005
Branch, Aria C.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Shelly, Jacob D.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Ford, Christina A.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Hancock, William K.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
1
Qualheim, Kathleen
Intervenor
Petitioner
Curtis, Charles G.
33 E. Main St., Ste. 201
Madison,  WI  53703-5411
Umberger Kemp, Michelle Marie
33 East Main St., Ste. 201
Madison,  WI  53703-3095
Devaney, John
700 N. Thirteenth Street NW, Ste. 600
Washington,  DC  20005
Branch, Aria C.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Shelly, Jacob D.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Ford, Christina A.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Hancock, William K.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
2
The Wisconsin Legislature
Intervenor
Respondent
Mortara, Adam K.
125 S. Wacker Drive, Suite 300
Chicago,  IL  60606
St. John, Kevin M.
Suite 2200
5325 Wall Street
Madison,  WI  53718
Harris, Jeffrey M.
1600 Wilson Blvd., Ste. 700
Arlington,  VA  22209
Meehan, Taylor A. R.
1600 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700
Arlington,  VA  22209
McGlone, James P.
1600 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700
Arlington,  VA  22209
2
Evers, Tony
Intervenor
Respondent
Keenan, Brian
P.O. Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707
Russomanno, Anthony
P.O. Box 7857
Madison,  WI  53707-7857
2
Bewley, Janet
Intervenor
Respondent
Packard, Tamara
122 W. Washington Ave., Ste. 900
Madison,  WI  53703-2718
Dumas, Aaron
Ste. 900
122 W. Washington Ave
Madison,  WI  53703

Interested Parties
Name
Address
Title
Comment
Suhr, Daniel R.
N46 W5455 Spring Court
Cedarburg,  WI  53012
Amicus
Osher, Daniel C.
10 G Street, N.E., Suite 600
Washington,  DC  20002
Amicus
Lisa Hunter, et al.
Feltham, Jakob E.
P.O. Box 2155
Madison,  WI  53703-2155
Amicus
William Whitford, Hans Breitenmoser, Mary Lynne Donohue, Wendy Sue Johnson, and Deborah Patel
Greenwood, Ruth M.
5112 Wassertstein Hall
6 Everett Street
Cambridge,  MA  02138
Amicus
[PHV] William Whitford, Hans Breitenmoser, Mary Lynne Donohue, Wendy Sue Johnson, and Deborah Patel
Brown, Mary F.
The Election Law Clinic, Harvard Law School
6 Everett Street
Cambridge,  MA  02138
Amicus
[Law Student] William Whitford, Hans Breitenmoser, Mary Lynne Donohue, Wendy Sue Johnson, and Deborah Patel
Haidar, Mark R.
The Election Law Clinic, Harvard Law School
6 Everett Street
Cambridge,  MA  02138
Amicus
[Law Student] William Whitford, Hans Breitenmoser, Mary Lynne Donohue, Wendy Sue Johnson, and Deborah Patel
Manda, Meredith A.
The Election Law Clinic, Harvard Law School
6 Everett Street
Cambridge,  MA  02138
Amicus
[Law Student] William Whitford, Hans Breitenmoser, Mary Lynne Donohue, Wendy Sue Johnson, and Deborah Patel
Sadlier, Sarah A.
The Election Law Clinic, Harvard Law School
6 Everett Street
Cambridge,  MA  02138
Amicus
[Law Student] William Whitford, Hans Breitenmoser, Mary Lynne Donohue, Wendy Sue Johnson, and Deborah Patel
Stewart, Corey M.
The Election Law Clinic, Harvard Law School
6 Everett Street
Cambridge,  MA  02138
Amicus
[Law Student] William Whitford, Hans Breitenmoser, Mary Lynne Donohue, Wendy Sue Johnson, and Deborah Patel
Yablon, Robert M.
University of Wisconsin Law School
975 Bascom Mall
Madison,  WI  53706
Amicus
Richard Briffault, Joseph Fishkin, James A. Gardner, Michael S. Kang, D. Theodore Rave, David Schultz, Kate Shaw, and Robert Yablon (Legal Scholars)
Boldt, Allison Whitney
975 Bascom Mall
Madison,  WI  53706
Amicus
Goode, Joseph S.
Suite 200
325 E. Chicago Street
Milwaukee,  WI  53202
Amicus
Concerned Voters of Wisconsin
Leitner, Mark M.
325 E. Chicago St., Ste. 200
Milwaukee,  WI  53202
Amicus
Concerned Voters of Wisconsin
Halpin, John William
325 E. Chicago Street, Suite 200
Milwaukee,  WI  53202
Amicus
Concerned Voters of Wisconsin
Trepp, Alex
1099 New York Avenue, NW
Washington,  DC  20001
Other Interested Party
[Proposed PHV] Citizen Mathematicians and Scientists

Citation Information
Court
Volume
Publisher
Page
SC
399
Wis. 2d
623
SC
400
Wis. 2d
626
SC
401
Wis. 2d
198
SC
967
N.W.2d
469
SC
971
N.W.2d
402
SC
972
N.W.2d
559

Public Domain Citation Information
Court
PDC
SC
2021 WI 87
SC
2022 WI 14
SC
2022 WI 19