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SCOW: Circuit courts lack inherent authority to reduce or terminate a term of probation

State v. Dennis L. Schwind, 2019 WI 48, affirming a court of appeals’ summary disposition in 2017AP141-CR, 5/3/19; case activity (including briefs). Section 973.09(3)(d) gives circuit courts authority to reduce or terminate a term of probation if 6 requirements are met. Schwind did not proceed under that statute because he couldn’t satisfy the requirements. So […]
Source: WI Public Defenders – On Point
SCOW: Circuit courts lack inherent authority to reduce or terminate a term of probation