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Burnett County DA to consider criminal charge against Gableman

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Burnett County's district attorney says he'll consider a request to criminally charge State Supreme Court Justice Michael Gableman.

Milwaukee County Board member John Weishan said Gableman broke a little-known law from 1911 that prohibits a person from making a "false representation pertaining to a candidate."

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The state's Judicial Commission said Gableman put out a misleading campaign ad in March that attacked Justice Louis Butler, whom Gableman defeated in April.

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