Madison
0° F
Clear
Clear
Advertisement

Roggensack submits signatures for re-election

Published On: Dec 28 2012 11:59:52 AM CST

MADISON, Wis. -

Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Pat Roggensack has submitted 4,000 signatures to get her name on the ballot for re-election next year.

Roggensack delivered petitions Friday to the state elections board office. It takes at least 2,000 to get on the ballot for the April 2 election.

Two others have announced they intend to challenge Roggensack but they have not yet turned in their nomination papers. The signatures are due Wednesday.

Challenging Roggensack are Marquette University law professor Ed Fallone and Milwaukee lemon law attorney Vince Megna.

Roggensack is seeking a second 10-year term on the state's high court. If more than two candidates qualify for the ballot, there will be a Feb. 19 primary.

Advertisement
  • Adrian Peterson on sidelines, December 2013

    Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports/Reuters

    NFL players in trouble with the law

    A judge overturned Adrian Peterson's suspension from the NFL on Thursday after the running back admitted to using a switch to discipline his 4-year-old son. Here are are some other NFL players who have been in trouble with the law.

  • Comp1

    Net neutrality: What to know

    The Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 in favor net neutrality after a debate over whether the Internet should be regulated in the same way as public utilities. Here's what you need to know about net neutrality.

  • Zimmerman's parents after verdict read

    Gary W. Green/POOL

    Look back: George Zimmerman verdict

    Today marks the third anniversary of Trayvon Martin's death. a Florida jury found George Zimmerman not guilty of Martin's death on July 13, 2013. Take a look at scenes from the courtroom on the day of the verdict.

Advertisement