No. 99-1128-CR.

243 Wis.2d 328 (2001)

2001 WI 53

627 N.W.2d 195

STATE of Wisconsin, Plaintiff-Respondent, v. Colleen E. HANSEN, Defendant-Appellant.

Supreme Court of Wisconsin.

Decided May 30, 2001.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

For the defendant-appellant there were briefs by Pamela Pepper and Cubbie & Pepper, Ltd., Milwaukee, and oral argument by Pamela Pepper.

For the plaintiff-respondent the cause was argued by Gregory M. Posner-Weber, assistant attorney general, with whom on the brief was James E. Doyle, attorney general.


This case is before us on certification from the court of appeals pursuant to Wis. Stat. (Rule) § 809.61 (1997-98). The defendant, Colleen E. Hansen (Hansen), asserts that Wis. Stat. § 961.45 (1995-96)1 bars a state prosecution under Chapter 961 for the same conduct upon which a prior federal conviction is based. We agree and conclude that her prosecution for the state crime of possession of cocaine...

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