Question: Who is eligible to file a federal habeas petition in Wisconsin?

Answer: A habeas corpus petition challenges a person’s detention. The person must generally be in custody, either in prison or jail or an immigration detention center. Basically, the person sues the person that’s detaining them, like their prison warden, for example.

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