Local Judge Remembers Justice Scalia

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While the world buzzes over Antonin Scalia’s successor, one local judge remembers him fondly.
 
Justice Scalia shared a passion for the law and for duck hunting with a Brown County Circuit Court Judge.
 
Judge William Atkinson was asked to host justice Scalia during a 2010 visit to the green bay catholic diocese.
 
Judge Atkinson took justice Scalia to his hunting blind, and  quickly learned that Scalia was a skilled duck hunter.
Atkinson says “nee-no”,  as he called his friend — was down to earth in the duck blind and the court room.
 
Justice Scalia gave Judge Atkinson a signed, wooden decoy as a memento of their trip.
 

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