Man accused of threatening jurors

By: WEAU 13 News Staff Email
By: WEAU 13 News Staff Email

WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. (AP) -- A Wisconsin Rapids man convicted of threatening two judges in Wood County is facing new charges of sending letters to the jurors who found him guilty.

Forty-nine-year-old Donald Maier is charged with ten counts of stalking. He remains behind bars on $25,000 bond. Maier threatened Wood County Judge Edward Zappen Jr. and Judge James Mason in 2005. A jury found him guilty in 2006 and he was sent to prison for two years.

Maier is expected to enter a plea to the latest charges during a court appearance Dec. 14.


You must be logged in to post comments.

Username:
Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:

Read Comments

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
  • by Carmen on Dec 6, 2011 at 07:22 PM
    Some people are just too violent to be tried by a jury of thier peers, maybe a judge should decide these cases, or even a quiet vigilante would be even better.
  • by Raymond on Dec 6, 2011 at 04:11 PM
    This is why I will never be on a jury, too much liability. I will come off biased in the pretrial jury selection time. Being on a jury sucks anyhow, inconvenient, basicly its a for free gig, I make more in a hlf hour at work then they get per day, and throw in the possibility of retaliation from low lifes, not worth it.
WEAU 13 NEWS 1907 S. Hastings Way Eau Claire, WI 54701 By Phone: Main Number (715) 835-1313 and (715) 832-3474. Tip Line (715) 839-WEAU - (715) 839-9328 Sports Line (715) 852-1537
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 135112743 - weau.com/a?a=135112743
Gray Television, Inc.