Wisconsin Supreme Court Strikes Down Stay-at-Home Order

Route Fifty: The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down Gov. Tony Evers’ extension of the state’s stay-at-home order, agreeing with Republican legislators that they need to have a voice in setting statewide measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

Evers’ stay-at-home order was first issued on March 25, prohibiting most travel and shutting down nonessential businesses. Following the guidance of state health officials, he has since extended it twice, most recently through May 26.

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