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View Diary: Updated 5X:Gov. Walker & WI GOP Continue to Harass 14 Dem Senators From Across State Lines (134 comments)

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  •  This is, to put it mildly, (0+ / 0-)

    fairly unclear.   There is law saying legislators are immune from arrest and law saying that the sergeant at arms of the Senate can bring the senators to the Senate chamber.  It appears the Senate and/or sergeant at arms can request the assistance of law enforcement or anyone else.  How that interacts with the privilege of the legislators from arrest is, as they say an open question.

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