Wisconsin Supreme Court Oral Argument: Applegate-Bader Farm, LLC. v. Wis. Department of Revenue
On November 9, 2020, the Wisconsin Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Applegate-Bader Farm, LLC. v. Wisconsin Department of Revenue. Case #18AP1239. This is a review of a decision of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, District IV (headquartered in Madison), that affirmed a Green County circuit court ruling, Judge Thomas J. Vale, presiding, that rejected Applegate-Bader Farm’s claim that the Wisconsin Department of Revenue violated the Wisconsin Environmental Protection Act (WEPA) by failing to sufficiently investigate the potential environmental effects of amending a tax rule before deciding not to prepare an environmental impact statement.