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State of Wisconsin v. Lamont Donnell Sholar

In late September 2011, Sholar and his life-long
friend, Shawnrell Simmons, were arrested after two victims, E.C.
and S.G., separately reported to police that they had been
victims of sex trafficking by Sholar (and that other girls had
been trafficked by Simmons) out of several motel rooms near the
Milwaukee airport, including the Econolodge on 13th Street. The
State... More...
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Jill Oits v. Kayla J. Demarasse, et al.

Eastern District of Wisconsin Federal Courthouse - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Jill Otis brought this action pro se under
42 U.S.C. § 1983, alleging that Kayla Demarasse, a Waterford,
Wisconsin police officer, ignored her obvious need for
medical care after arresting her on suspicion of driving while
intoxicated. The district court dismissed her complaint.
Ms. Otis, now represented by counsel, appeals the dismissal.
She contends that her complaint sta... More...
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State of Wisconsin v. Daniel J. H. Bartelt

This case arises from two crimes committed in July
2013. On July 12, 2013, M.R. was assaulted by a male suspect
with a knife while walking her dog in Richfield Historical Park
in the Village of Richfield. M.R. was tackled to the ground and
suffered several knife wounds before disarming the suspect, who
fled the scene in a blue Dodge Caravan. Three days later, on
Ju... More...
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Enrique Avina v. Todd Bohlen, et al.

Eastern District of Wisconsin Federal Courthouse - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

On October 1, 2012, officers Todd
Bohlen and Mike Rohde of the Milwaukee Police Department
arrested Enrique Avina for trespassing. As Bohlen was
maneuvering Avina’s arms behind his back to place him in
handcuffs, Avina’s right arm broke. Avina filed this suit
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against Bohlen, Rohde, and the City of Milwaukee (collectively,
“Appellees”), alleging constitutio... More...
   $0 (02-14-2018 - WI)

United States of America v. Deangelo Anderson

Eastern District of Wisconsin Federal Courthouse - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

On September 23, 2014, a grand jury
returned a five-count indictment against Deangelo Anderson,
charging him in counts one and two with armed robbery of a
bank and brandishing a firearm in furtherance of a crime of
violence (i.e. the bank robbery), and in counts three, four and
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five with unlawful possession of a firearm as a felon, possession
of crack coca... More...
   $0 (02-07-2018 - WI)

United States of America v. Deshon T. Adams

Eastern District of Wisconsin Federal Courthouse - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Deshon Adams pleaded guilty to unlawfully
possessing a firearm as a felon and was sentenced
to 87 months in prison—the top of the range recommended
by the Sentencing Guidelines. Adams asks us to remand his
case for resentencing, arguing that the judge impermissibly
considered unreliable evidence linking him to seven unsolved
shootings when weighing the sentencing factorsMore...
   $0 (01-17-2018 - WI)

United States of America v. Mark Johnson

Federal Courthouse - Madison, Wisconsin

Madison, WI - Former Janesville Pharmacy Owner Sentenced for Health Care Fraud

Mark Johnson, 55, Janesville, Wis., was sentenced on September 1, 2017 by U.S. District Judge James Peterson to 24 months in federal prison for health care fraud. Johnson will begin serving his sentence in October.

On August 4, 2016, Johnson’s arrest was announced in conjunction with the unsealing o... More...
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United States of America v. Tamichale L. Paige

A grand jury indicted Tamichale Paige with one count of possession of a firearm by a felon, in violation of 18 U.S.C. §§ 922(g)(1), 924(a)(2), and one count of possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine and marijuana, in violation of 21 U.S.C. §§ 841(a)(1) and (b)(1)(C). Mr. Paige moved to suppress the firearm and the drugs; he claimed that the police officer who conducted the
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State of Wisconsin v. Gary F. Lemberger

Madison Man Charged with OWI-5th Offense

On April 5, 2014, at about 4:50 p.m., Officer Andrew
Naylor ("Officer Naylor") of the City of Madison Police
Department responded to multiple reports of an "erratic driver"
on a highway in Dane County, "somebody who was yelling and
swerving." Officer Naylor located the vehicle that had been
described to him and followed it for about two minutes, but did
not observe a... More...
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United States of America v. Mark Scott

Madison, WI - Centuria Man Sentenced to 17 Years for Possessing Child Pornography

Mark Scott, 60, Centuria, Wis., was sentenced to 17 years in federal prison for two counts of possession of child pornography. Following his prison term, Scott will be on supervised release for his lifetime. Scott pleaded guilty to these charges on November 2, 2016.

The charges arose out of an inves... More...
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Eddie Gill v. City of Milwaukee, et al.

In February 2013, Eddie Gill confessed
to and was charged with the murder of Jordin Crawley.
Gill spent just over a year in jail awaiting trial. The charges
were dropped, however, after a Milwaukee County Circuit
Court judge suppressed Gill’s confession. Gill then filed a
series of federal and state law claims in federal district court
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against the Ci... More...
   $0 (03-07-2017 - WI)

State of Wisconsin v. David W. Howes

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At approximately 9:18 p.m. on July 7, 2013, Deputy
Robert Schiro of the Dane County Sheriff's Office received a
... More...
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State of Wisconsin v. Tabitha A. Scruggs

Petitioner, Tabitha Scruggs
("Scruggs"), seeks review of a published court of appeals
decision denying her motion for postconviction relief.1 The
court of appeals determined that Scruggs failed to demonstrate
beyond a reasonable doubt that imposing a now mandatory $250 DNA
surcharge for a single felony conviction constitutes a
punishment, violating the prohibition a... More...
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Charles Beal, Jr. v. James Beeler and Matthew Strelow

Most Fourth Amendment issues arise
when a criminal defendant files a motion to suppress evidence
allegedly collected in violation of its standards, but this
is not such a case. Charles Beal, Jr., has brought a civil action
under 42 U.S.C. § 1983, in which he asserts that two detectives
on the Kenosha, Wisconsin, police force lacked any justification
recognized by the Fourth... More...
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State of Wisconsin v. Patrick K. Kozel

On August 20, 2013, at about 2:10 a.m., while "sitting
stationary" at the Greenfield Town Hall in Sauk County,
Wisconsin, Deputy Brian Slough ("Deputy Schlough") of the Sauk 2 All subsequent references to the Wisconsin Statutes are to the 2011-12 version unless otherwise indicated.
County sheriff's department allegedly observed a veh... More...
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State of Wisconsin v. Eric L. Loomis

In 2007, the Conference of
Chief Justices adopted a resolution entitled "In Support of
Sentencing Practices that Promote Public Safety and Reduce
Recidivism."1 It emphasized that the judiciary "has a vital role
to play in ensuring that criminal justice systems work
1 Conference of Chief Justices, Conference of State Court ... More...
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United States of America v. Raequeon Allen

Madison, WI - Fitchburg Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Armed Robbery

Raequon Allen, 21, Fitchburg, Wis., was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for committing an armed robbery of a Madison business in January 2015, and for brandishing a firearm during the robbery. Allen pleaded guilty to these charges on April 26, 2016.

Allen received a three-year sentence for the armed robb... More...
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United States of America v. Shawn A. Thompson

East St. Louis, IL - Granite City Man Sentenced For Distribution Of Methamphetamine

Shawn A. Thompson, age 39, of Granite City, Illinois, was sentenced to 151 months’ imprisonment for Distribution of Methamphetamine.

Thompson pled guilty to the federal charge on December 3, 2015. At his change of plea hearing, Thompson admitted that he and co-defendant Michael Murphy had sold a p... More...
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United States of America v. Kyle Langner

Madison, WI - Rice Lake Man Sentenced for Two Bank Robberies

Kyle Langner, 24, Rice Lake, Wis., was sentenced by U.S. District Judge James Peterson to 114 months in federal prison, to be followed by three years of supervised release, for the robbery of Shell Lake State Bank and Bremer Bank in 2014. Langner was also ordered to pay $14,171 restitution. Langner pleaded guilty to these char... More...
   $0 (01-06-2016 - WI)

United States of America v. Charles Nash, Elizabeth Johnson and Brandon Smith

Milwaukee, WI - Three Sentenced for Promoting Interstate Prostitution

Charles Nash (28) and Brandon Smith (40) of Appleton, WI and Elizabeth Johnson (27) of Two Rivers, WI were sentenced by Chief Judge William C. Griesbach. Smith was sentenced on December 10, 2015, to 48 months imprisonment following his guilty plea to three counts of using a telephone to promote, manage and carry on a pr... More...
   $0 (01-08-2016 - WI)

State Of Wisconsin v. Peterson

These cases arise from a John Doe proceeding originally initiated in Milwaukee County, and subsequently expanded to four additional counties, Iowa County, Dodge County, Dane County, and Columbia County. Though not consolidated, these proceedings have been overseen by a single John Doe judge and organized by a single special prosecutor (Francis Schmitz). For the sake of clarity, we will refer to al... More...   $0 (01-03-2016 - WI)

State Of Wisconsin v. Keith D. McEvoy

On January 30, 2015, McEvoy was arrested for allegedly operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant, fifth offense, in violation of WIS. STAT. § 346.63(1)(a). The arresting officer read McEvoy the “Informing the Accused” form as required under WIS. STAT. § 343.305(4) and asked McEvoy to submit to a chemical test of his blood. McEvoy refused. The officer obtained an invol... More...   $0 (12-30-2015 - WI)

State Of Wisconsin v. Shannon E. Parker

A jury found Shannon E. Parker guilty of robbery with use of force, second-degree sexual assault with use of force, false imprisonment, identity theft, and battery, all as a repeater. He contends the trial court erred when it denied his motions to suppress the victim’s in- and out-ofcourt identifications of him and to change venue. We disagree and affirm.
¶2 On July 23, 2011, a man forced ... More...
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State Of Wisconsin v. Thomas W. Shelley

On January 11, 2008, Shelley was arrested for the conduct that led to the charges in the present case, Marathon County Circuit Court case No. 2008CF242. On the same day as the arrest, Shelley was placed on an extended supervision hold in Marathon County Circuit Court case No. 2004CF764. On June 2, 2008, Shelley’s extended supervision in case No. 2004CF764 was revoked, and on November 10, 2008, S... More...   $0 (12-15-2015 - WI)

State Of Wisconsin v. Stephen Toliver

This case has a complicated procedural history. On May 28, 1991, Toliver and his brother were charged with first-degree intentional homicide, as parties to a crime, for the death of Tina Rodgers. The cases were tried separately. On January 31, 1992, a jury found Toliver guilty as charged. He was sentenced to life imprisonment on March 16, 1992, with parole eligibility in December 2045. Tolive... More...   $0 (12-15-2015 - WI)

Robert Lee Stinson v. James Gauger

Robert Lee Stinson spent 23 years in
prison for a murder he did not commit. He was exonerated by
DNA evidence and now sues the lead detective and two
forensic odontologists who investigated the murder and later
testified at trial. The odontologists were the key witnesses for
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the prosecution. They testified that bite marks on the victim’sMore...
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United States of America v. Bryan Cellarius

MADISON, WIS. – John W. Vaudreuil, United States Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, announced that Bryan Cellarius, 47, Town of Jackson, Wis., has been charged with distributing, receiving, and possessing child pornography in a three-count indictment returned by a federal grand jury sitting in Madison. The indictment was returned by the grand jury on April 1 and was unsealed follow... More...   $0 (04-06-2015 - WI)

United States of America v. Joshua Gillespie

MADISON, WIS. -- John W. Vaudreuil, United States Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, announced that Joshua Gillespie, 24, Beloit, Wis., was sentenced today by Chief U.S. District Judge William M. Conley to 84 months in federal prison, to be followed by three years of supervised release, for unlawfully possessing a firearm as a convicted felon. Gillespie pleaded guilty to this offense... More...   $0 (03-24-2015 - WI)

United States of America v. Charles A. Evans and Tiana L. Williams

MADISON, WIS. -- John W. Vaudreuil, United States Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, announced the unsealing of an indictment charging Charles A. Evans, 40, and Tiana L. Williams, 24, both of Beloit, Wis., with participating in a conspiracy to possess and distribute heroin from May to September 2014.

The indictment was returned on October 29 by a grand jury sitting in Madiso... More...
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United States of America v. Evan Schmidt

MADISON, WIS. -- John W. Vaudreuil, United States Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, announced the arrest of Evan Schmidt, 26, at his home in Madison, Wis., this morning. Schmidt was indicted on December 17 by a federal grand jury in the Western District of Wisconsin, sitting in Madison.

Schmidt made an initial appearance in U.S. District Court in Madison this morning. He ... More...
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United States of America v. Gregory Porter

MADISON, WI. -- John W. Vaudreuil, United States Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, announced the arrest of Gregory Porter, 58, last night at his residence in Rhinelander, Wis. Porter was indicted on December 17 by a federal grand jury in the Western District of Wisconsin, sitting in Madison. Porter will make an initial appearance in U.S. District Court in Madison today.

T... More...
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United States of America v. Aneudy Benitez-Martinez

MADISON, WIS. -- John W. Vaudreuil, United States Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, announced that Aneudy Benitez-Martinez, 33, a citizen of the Dominican Republic, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Lynn S. Adelman to 21 months in prison for illegally re-entering the United States and being a felon in possession of a firearm. Benitez-Martinez pleaded guilty to these charges... More...   $0 (03-06-2014 - WI)

Mitch Rooni v. Bradley Biser

Deer hunting is serious business in the state of Wisconsin. Although the hunters and the state game wardens may coexist peacefully most of the time, in this case they did not. A dispute erupted between Mitch Rooni, a hunter, and Bradley Biser, a warden employed by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR), and it has now wended its way into federal court. According to

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State of Wisconsin v. Brown

This Fourth Amendment case examines the legality of a traffic stop that started as a possible defective tail light violation, and ultimately resulted in charges of felon in possession of a firearm against Antonio D. Brown.

The Supreme Court reviews whether the Court of Appeals properly concluded that a tail lamp that is 66-percent functional is in "good working order" as required under Wis.... More...
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United State of America v. Mark Balcerowski

Mark Balcerowski, 54, Mayville, Wis., was sentenced today for his role in a long-term investigation into cocaine trafficking in Jefferson County.

Balcerowski was sentenced to three years of probation by U.S. District Judge Barbara B. Crabb, who noted that Sobrolske avoided a prison term because his conduct was driven by his own addiction and because he did not financially profit from his in... More...
   $0 (06-12-2013 - WI)

United States of America v. Ivy T. Rucker

Following a three-day jury trial, Ivy T. Tucker was found guilty of conspiracy to distribute more than one kilogram of heroin in violation of

2 No. 12-1281

21 U.S.C. §§ 841 (a)(1) and (b)(1)(A). Tucker was sentenced to 480 months’ imprisonment, followed by five years of supervised release. On appeal, Tucker argues he was denied a fair trial because of misconduct by the prosecutor... More...
   $0 (04-30-2013 - WI)

Tamara Phillips v. Community Insurance Croporation

Tamara Phillips contends that police officers used excessive force in arresting her when they shot her four times in the leg with an SL6 baton launcher after she disregarded their orders to come out of her car. Phillips’s case was tried to a jury, which returned a verdict in the officers’ favor. Phillips appeals, contending that the district court erroneously denied her post-verdict motion for... More...   $0 (04-27-2012 - WI)

Nazir Al-Mujaahid v. City of Milwaukee

¶1 PER CURIAM. Nazir Al-Mujaahid, pro se, appeals from a circuit court order denying his petition for the return of a gun that was seized from the home of a man named Daniel Bonnie Pate.[1] Al-Mujaahid, who alleged that he was the lawful owner of the gun and sought its return pursuant to Wis. Stat. § 968.20 (2009–10), argues that the circuit court erroneously denied his petition.[2] ... More...   $0 (04-10-2012 - WI)

Thomas W. Jandre v. Wisconsin Injured Patients and Families Compensation Fund

¶1 SHIRLEY S. ABRAHAMSON, C.J. This is a review of a published decision of the court of appeals in a medical malpractice case.[1] The court of appeals affirmed a judgment of the Circuit Court for Fond du Lac County, Robert J. Wirtz, Judge, entered on a jury verdict in favor of Thomas W. Jandre (Jandre) and his wife, Barbara J. Jandre (collectively, the Jandres), against Dr. Therese J. Bullis... More...   $0 (04-17-2012 - WI)

Jesus Gonzalez v. Village of West Milwaukee

Jesus Gonzalez was active in Wisconsin’s “open carry” movement, which advocates for the right to carry unconcealed firearms in public. On two occasions in 2008 and 2009, he openly carried a holstered handgun into retail stores in the Village of West Milwaukee and the City of Chilton, Wisconsin. On each occasion he was arrested for disorderly conduct and his gun was confiscated. He was not pr... More...   $0 (02-02-2012 - WI)

 
 
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