CHICAGO — A Wisconsin Supreme Court decision overturning the state diversion of $200 million from a medical malpractice fund will force a new round of budget cuts, Gov. Jim Doyle’s administration said Tuesday.

The court ruled 5 to 2 that the 2007 transfer violates the state constitution and it remanded the case back to a Dane County judge, who must direct the state to replenish the fund with interest. The lower court is also required to issue a permanent injunction prohibiting future transfers from the Injured Patients and Families Compensation Fund.

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