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The man accused of attacking Milwaukee's mayor is due back in court today

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The man accused of attacking Milwaukee's mayor is due back in court today
New Richmond Wisconsin 127 South Knowles Avenue 54017

The man accused of attacking Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett is due back in court this morning.

A judge will review the results of a mental exam for Anthony Peters, 20.

And his lawyer will say whether he'll challenge the test results, or ask for a trial date. Peters is said to have bi-polar disorder, and perhaps schizophrenia.

Barrett suffered a broken hand and head and mouth injuries in mid-August as he was leaving the State Fair in West Allis.

Authorities said Barrett was calling 911 to help a woman who was arguing with Peters, when the man struck the Milwaukee mayor with a tire iron.

The woman was the grandmother of Peters' one-year-old daughter.

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