Justices David Prosser and Ann Walsh Bradley work side by side on the Wisconsin Supreme Court, but an altercation in June brought them close to the other side of the legal bench. Justice Walsh Bradley accused Justice Prosser of choking her during deliberations over the state's collective-bargaining law.
Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser, a Republican, speaks to supporters at the Seven Seas Restaurant in Waukesha, Wis., on Tuesday, April 5, 2011. As of Wednesday morning, Justice Prosser was trailing his opponent, state Assistant Attorney General JoAnne Kloppenburg, who is a Democrat, by 224 votes in Tuesday's balloting. (AP Photo/Darren Hauck)