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STATE NEWS ROUNDUP: AG says state legislators are not above the law

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Wisconsin's attorney general says state legislators are not above the law -- but the Constitution does let them invoke immunity from civil lawsuits against them. J-B Van Hollen said today that the Constitution gives him no choice but to represent state senator and fellow Republican Leah Vukmir. The Wauwatosa lawmaker was sued by the Center for Media and Democracy, claiming she refused to give that group documents she obtained at a meeting of the American Legislative Exchange Council.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte has been with the Herald since 2006. He covers County government and anything else that happens in Pierce County on a daily basis.
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