Another day, another “masks required” sign on a business in Dane County, Wisconsin, thanks to a sweeping mask mandate handed down from the unelected health bureaucrats on high — and now thanks also to the Wisconsin Supreme Court, which just refused to do anything about it.
Despite the seven-day death average for the county remaining steady at zero since the middle of May, Janel Heinrich, the director of public health in Madison and Dane County, decreed that masks were once again mandatory. This wasn’t just for the unvaccinated or the vulnerable. No, in Dane County, one of the most vaccinated counties in the entire country, everybody was ordered to wear a mask in all indoor settings, including the vaccinated and toddlers as young as 2 years old.
A petition for leave and injunctive relief was filed with the Wisconsin Supreme Court, but on a 4-3 decision, the court denied the petition and dismissed the motion at the end of