Maybe this thread really belongs over in the Town Vibe section thread about prostitution. Michael Best has their "Chicago" lawyer on the case! I bet the taxpayers get screwed paying for his bill as well.
And the stakes are high for the Republican legislature's law firm, Michael Best & Friedrich, whose lawyers have been sharply criticized by the court for their handling of the case. Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus is a partner at the Wisconsin-based firm, though he is currently on leave while he leads the RNC.
“Whether such incompleteness was the result of inadvertence or ineptitude or otherwise cannot be determined.”
Apologists for FitzWalkerstan wrote:What's the fuss? Who cares if the Walker administration tried to hide their agenda by outsourcing to a third party, or violated the voting rights of Latinos, or hindered a Federal investigation? The taxpayers only spent a million dollars defending the nefarious activities. OK, so they destroyed some evidence. They might have been stupid or inept, but it wasn't deliberate (probably).