On September 14, 2012, Dane County Circuit Judge Juan Colas ruled that significant portions of Act 10, the drastic revisions made in 2011 to the law that governed Wisconsin's public employee unions and the scope of collective bargaining, were unconstitutional.
Wisconsin's Attorney General, who represents the Governor and the other defendants in the case, promptly filed for appeal and asked Judge Colas
for a stay of his
A ruling from Judge Colas
on the State's request for a stay is anticipated soon.