Supreme Court rules that Emergency Order 28 – Safer at Home, is unenforceable.

Supreme Court rules that Emergency Order 28 – Safer at Home, is unenforceable.

On May 13, 2020, the Wisconsin Supreme Court issued its decision in Wisconsin Legislature v. Palm, 2020 WI 42. In its decision, the Supreme Court ruled that Emergency Order 28 – Safer at Home, was unenforceable. There was some confusion initially in the media coverage of the decision as to when it would be effective, leaving counties to enforce their own orders.