Randy Koschnick Tag Archive


  • Koschnick Ad Full of Distortions; Breaks Clean Campaign Pledge

    MADISON, Wis. — The judicial ethics of Jefferson County Judge Randy Koschnick are under fire after breaking his own clean campaign pledge by attacking Supreme Court Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson in a...

    One Wisconsin Now, 04/01/2009
  • Source of Koschnick’s Funny Numbers Revealed

    Ever wonder where Randy Koschnick’s campaign gets the funny numbers it uses in its bogus claims about Shirley Abrahamson’s record? Now it can be told, thanks to the latest campaign finance report...

    Bill Christofferson, 03/30/2009
  • Facts Behind the Koschnick Ad Farce

    Randy Koschnick today broke his clean campaign pledge in rip-roarin’ style, attacking Supreme Court Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson in a 30 second TV ad, that for now, is only available on the...

    Scot Ross, 03/29/2009
  • With Koschnick on the Bench, Leggies Would Rule

    The last debate is over, and you have to say one thing for Randy Koschnick: He’s consistent. There’s another thing you can say, too. With him on the Supreme Court, you can...

    Bill Christofferson, 03/29/2009
  • Randy Koschnick Called Out for Falsehood

    The endless distortions of Randy Koschnick made news this week after the Jefferson County judge made a statement about the Greater Wisconsin Committee that was patently false according to the Associated Press....

    Scot Ross, 03/26/2009
  • No Surprise: Koschnick Caught Distorting AGAIN

    If Randy Koschnick is one thing, he’€™s consistent. Time and time again, he has grossly distorted Chief Justice Abrahamson’€™s record. Fortunately, we here at OWN are willing to do the due diligence...

    Robert Doeckel, 03/25/2009
  • Supreme Court Numbers Debunk Koschnick Distortions About Crime Rulings

    MADISON, Wis. — A painstaking analysis by One Wisconsin Now of more than 4,000 decisions made by the Wisconsin Supreme Court during the current term of Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson proves Jefferson...

    One Wisconsin Now, 03/25/2009
  • Koschnick Has Heard 1,830 Cases From Lawyers Who Donated Campaign Funds

    “If I knew I had received money from somebody on a case, I’d recuse.” — Randy Koschnick, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 2/24/09 MADISON, Wis. — Jefferson County Circuit Judge Randy Koschnick has heard...

    One Wisconsin Now, 03/09/2009
  • Fernandez, Koschnick Join the Conservative Circus

    There’€™s a huge rift in conservatism these days. On the one hand, you have a faction that looks back in dismay at three losing election cycles and is trying to retool their...

    Cody Oliphant, 03/08/2009
  • Over Time, Garbage Smells Better to Bucher

    Judge Randy Koschnick, would-be Supreme Court member, defends his willingness to try to get killer Ted Oswald off, while working as a public defender, by saying that Paul Bucher, then Waukesha County...

    Bill Christofferson, 03/05/2009
  • Headline of the Week

    The envelope, please. The winner is… Madison’s Capital Times: Randy Koschnick is soft on facts.

    Bill Christofferson, 03/03/2009
  • Say Hi to Fernandez and Koschnick at Right Wing Free for All

    Last week, One Wisconsin Now pointed out how the non, non-ideological Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance and its long-time face Todd Berry can be found this coming weekend speaking to the right-wing freakfest that...

    Scot Ross, 03/02/2009
  • Randy Koschnicks Phantom 60 Percent Number “- Where Is the Proof?

    Judicial ethics are essential in Wisconsin. Jefferson County Judge Randy Koschnick has made the claim Wisconsin Supreme Court Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson sides with criminals 60 percent of the time. While a...

    Scot Ross, 03/01/2009
  • Koschnick Decisions Overturned at Higher Rate Than Most Peers

    Jefferson County Judge Randy Koschnick had a higher reversal rate in 2008 than three quarters of all other circuit court judges.

    One Wisconsin Now, 02/12/2009
  • Is Koschnick’€™s Defense of Cop Killer an Issue? Right-wing Hypocrisy Sure Is

    As an organization that believes everybody has a right to their day in court, One Wisconsin Now is keenly aware that Wisconsin conservatives have championed the smearing of defense attorneys and the...

    Scot Ross, 02/08/2009
  • What Do Randy Koschnick and a Dirty Mattress Have in Common?

    They’re both regularly overturned. Koschnick at an alarming rate if you look at judges across Wisconsin. Koschnick, the Jefferson County Circuit Court judge whose ineffective leadership is causing one senior judge to...

    Scot Ross, 02/05/2009
  • Koschnick’s Seamus Flaherty Is Shameless…

    After the first Supreme Court debate, Randy Koschnick’s right-hand-sleaze-man Seamus Flaherty set the tone for the coming public debate on the Supreme Court: more lies, more mistruths, more distortions. During the debate,...

    Robert Doeckel, 01/31/2009
  • Hypocrisy Alert: What Koschnick Is Hiding About ‘Bloody Shoes’ Case

    MADISON, Wis. — Jefferson County Judge Randy Koschnick’s criticism of the Wisconsin Supreme Court for overruling him on evidence in the murder trial of Matthew J. Knapp, conveniently ignores that Koschnick ruled...

    One Wisconsin Now, 01/29/2009
  • Judge Koshnick Wears Bloody Shoes

    There’s an old political term you may have heard, called “waving the bloody shirt.” There are multiple theories about its origins, but it usually refers to a politician using images of past...

    Bill Christofferson, 01/29/2009
  • Koschnick Courts the Gun Lobby

    Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson’s opponent, Jefferson County Circuit Judge Randy Koschnick, had barely filed his nomination petitions when he began pressing the flesh — at a gun show in LaCrosse. Koschnick told...

    Bill Christofferson, 01/06/2009
  • A Judicious Decision

    From WisPolitics: Marquette University law professor Rick Esenberg has decided not to jump into this spring’s state Supreme Court race. Esenberg, who also writes the blog “Shark and Shepherd,” said he was...

    Bill Christofferson, 12/10/2008
  • The Koschnick Train Wreck in Jefferson County

    Jefferson County Judge Randy Koschnick wants to take a seat on the Wisconsin Supreme Court but does he plan to bring the same dissension to Madison that he has fostered in Jefferson?...

    Cory Liebmann, 12/08/2008
  • Koschnick Full of Schmitz

    The slime machine behind the infamous and racist Mike Gableman ‘€œWillie Horton’€ ad has a new benefactor ‘€“ Jefferson County Judge Randy Koschnick. Darrin Schmitz, who continues to serve as a Gableman...

    Scot Ross, 11/16/2008