‘Sexting’ Former DA Charged By Wisconsin DOJ, Sued By Victim | Talking Points Memo

Former Wisconsin DA Kenneth Kratz has been sued by Stephanie Van Groll, who Kratz admitted to sending sexually suggestive text messages while he was handling her domestic abuse case. The Washington Post reports that the civil suit claims Van Groll’s constitutional rights were violated because “under Wisconsin law, witnesses have the right to be protected from harm arising out of their cooperation with law enforcement.” The damages sought are unspecified.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://talkingpointsmemo.com/?p=119745