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Portions of Wisconsin's Foxconn law could be unconstitutional, state analysis finds

Portions of Wisconsin's Foxconn law could be unconstitutional, state analysis finds

Nonpartisan attorneys for the Wisconsin Legislature are warning that portions of a newly signed law speeding up legal appeals related to a planned flat-screen display factory could be unconstitutional.

The analysis of the law passed for Foxconn Technology Group was prepared by attorneys for the Wisconsin Legislative Council on Tuesday at the request of Democratic Senate Minority Leader Jennifer Shilling.

The analysis, which didn't reach any definitive legal conclusions, came a day after Republican Gov. Scott Walker signed into law a $3 billion incentive package for Foxconn. The Taiwan-based electronics giant plans to invest up to $10 billion on a liquid crystal display...

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