Whitford v. Gill

 

The Supreme Court heard oral arguments for the case in October, we are currenly waiting for their decison to come down. 

 

Note: In summer 2016, the name of the case changed from Whitford v Nichol to Whitford v Gill to account for the change in leadership at the state elections authority.

TRIAL COURT’S DECISIONS

Order & Dissent – November 21, 2016

Opinion & Order – January 27, 2017

Supreme Court Appeal

Appellants’ (State’s) Jurisdictional Statement – March 24, 2017

Briefs on Remedies

Plaintiffs’ Response Brief of Remedies – January 5, 2017

Defendants’ Response Brief on Remedies – January 5, 2017

Plaintiffs’ Brief on Remedies – December 21, 2016

Defendants’ Brief on Remedy – December 21, 2016

League of Women Voters’ Amicus Brief – January 5, 2017

Original Complaint, Answer, and Orders

Plantiffs’ Complaint – July 8, 2015

Exhibit 1 – Maps
Exhibit 2 – “Analysis of the Efficiency Gaps of Wisconsin’s Current Legislative District Plan and Plaintiffs’ Demonstration Plan,” by Prof. Kenneth Mayer of University of Wisconsin-Madison
Exhibit 3 – “Assessing the Current Wisconsin State Legislative Districting Plan,” by Prof. Simon Jackman of Stanford University
Exhibit 4 – Information about secrecy agreements

State’s Answer to the Complaint – January 4, 2016

Order Assigning Judges – September 29, 2015

State’s Motion to Dismiss

State’s Motion to Dismiss – August 8, 2015

Plantiffs’ Response to Motion to Dismiss – September 29, 2015

Transcript of Hearing on Motion to Dismiss – November 4, 2015

Opinion & Order Denying Motion to Dismiss – December 17, 2015 

State’s Motion for Summary Judgment

State’s Brief in Support of Summary Judgment – January 4, 2016

Plaintiffs’ Brief in Opposition to Summary Judgment – January 25, 2016

State’s Expert Report – Prof. Nicholas Goedert – December 2, 2015 (filed January 5, 2016)

State’s Expert’s Declaration – Sean Trende – December 2, 2015 (filed January 5, 2016)

Plaintiffs’ Brief in Support of Daubert Motion to Exclude Certain Testimony – January 25, 2016 

Plaintiffs’ Rebuttal Report – Prof. Simon Jackman – December 21, 2015 (filed January 25, 2016)

Plaintiffs’ Rebuttal Report – Prof. Ken Mayer – December 21, 2015 (filed January 25, 2016)

Opinion & Order Denying Motion for Summary Judgment – April 7, 2015

Pre-trial Briefs

Joint Final Pretrial Report – May 9, 2016

Plaintiffs’ Proposed Findings of Fact – January 25, 2016

State’s Proposed Findings of Fact – May 9, 2016

Trial Briefs

Defendants’ Trial Brief – May 16, 2016

Plaintiffs’ Trial Brief – May 16, 2016

Post-Trial Briefs

Plaintiffs’ Post-Trial Brief – June 10, 2016

Defendant’s Post-Trial Brief – June 10, 2016

Plaintiffs’ Post-Trial Reply Brief – June 20, 2016

Defendant’s Post-Trial Reply Brief – June 20, 2016