Case Results

  • Case Dismissed
    State v. O.T. (2017) Manitowoc County

    Defendant was charged with Possession with Intent to Deliver Methamphetamine w/in 1000 feet of park, 2nd or subsequent offense.

    After John Schiro repeatedly filed motions seeking evidence showing that the Government’s principal witness was a liar, and after 18 months of litigation, the State moved to dismiss the case on the eve of jury trial.

  • Case Dismissed
    State v. G.D. (2019) Milwaukee County

    The defendant was charged with Attempted 2nd Degree Sexual Assault of an Unconscious Victim.

    After John Schiro filed motions challenging evidence obtained by the State, the defendant contested the matter in a preliminary hearing, which was then continued at a later date. At the subsequent hearing, the State conceded that they can’t proceed and the matter is dismissed.
  • Case Dismissed
    State v. A.N. (2016) Sheboygan County
    The defendant was charged with Felony Child Abuse. The matter was litigated for several months and after providing information and an investigation revealing the non-reliability of the State’s witnesses, the State moved to dismiss the matter.
  • Case Dismissed
    State v. A.H (2018) Milwaukee County

    The Defendant was charged with Possession of Narcotic Drugs, Possession of THC, and Carrying a Concealed Weapon.

    After the filing the motions by John Schiro, the State moved to dismiss the matter.

  • Case Dismissed
    State v. A.A. (2018) Milwaukee County

    The defendant was charged with Substantial Battery-Intend Bodily Harm.

    After an investigation by Attorney Schiro revealed that the alleged victims were the alleged perpetrators, the State moved to dismiss the matter.
  • Case Dismissed
    State vs. DH

    Defendant was charged with Felon in Possession of a Firearm. The alleged firearm was seized from the defendant under circumstances which is suggested the worst kind of racial profiling or worse.

    After John Schiro filed a Motion to Suppress all evidence obtained from the illegal stop, and following a long motion hearing, the court agreed. All evidence was suppressed and the case was dismissed.

  • Case Dismissed
    State vs. J.E. Waukesha County

    Defendant charged with False Imprisonment, Sexual Assault and Strangulation.

    After conducting an extensive investigation which revealed that the alleged victim acknowledged having made false statements regarding the defendant, the State sought to obtain a conviction from a lesser offense, which John Schiro and his client rejected and demanded a trial where he could be exonerated. A few days before the trial, the State conceded that they could not prove the matter and dismissed all charges.
  • Case Dismissed
    State vs. T.Z.

    Defendant was charged with Computer Message-Threaten/Injury or Harm

    Attorney Schiro fought long and hard alleging, and proving, that the statute under which the defendant was charged was unconstitutional. Following a lengthy litigation, the State ultimately decided to dismiss the case.
  • Dismissed
    State v. A.M. Rock County

    Defendant was first degree recklessly endangering safety, false imprisonment and disorderly conduct. After Attorney Schiro amasses evidence of the defendant's innocence, the State moved to dismiss two weeks prior to the scheduled jury trial.

  • Dismissed
    State v. J.S.
    2nd Degree Sexual Assault of a Child. (Sheboygan Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. K.S. Waukesha County

    OWI 2nd Case dismissed after court grants Defendant's Motion to Suppress Evidence.

  • Dismissed
    State of Wisconsin v. C.B.

    Defendant was charged in 2012 with 4th offense drunken driving period. After 2 years of litigation and numerous motions before the court, the state finally concedes defeat and moves to dismiss the case.

  • Dismissed
    State v. K.S. Waukesha County

    Defendant was charged with Operating while under the influence of an intoxicant 2nd offense. Attorney Schiro filed a Motion to Suppress evidence based upon an illegal stop. A hearing was held and the court granted the defendant's motion. The case was then dismissed.

  • Not Guilty
    Ozaukee County v. H.A.

    Defendant was charged with driving while under the influence of drugs and alcohol. The matter was tried to a jury and the defendant found not guilty.

  • Dismissed
    State v. T.Q.

    The Prosecutor moves to dismiss the charge when defense investigation develops a number of witnesses, including the bother of the State's principal witness, who established that his brother was lying and was the actual perpetrator of the crime. (Kudos to counsel, Robert W. Keller, who represented a co-defendant and whose assistance was greatly appreciated and helpful.) (Racine Co.)

  • Dismissed
    State v. R.A.
    1st Degree Reckless Endangering of Safety. Case was dismissed after investigation reveals that the initial claims were untrue, and that the witnesses were prepared to testify the same. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. L.K.

    OWI-Greater than .15, Refusal and Minor Violation. After Attorney Schiro discovers there was a problem with the investigation and evidence gathering, Drunken Driving and Refusal charges are dismissed. (Milwaukee Co.)

  • Dismissed
    State v. C.K.

    DUI - 3rd. Case dismissed after defense filed several motions challenging the defendant's arrest and forced blood draw. (Waukesha Co.)

  • Dismissed
    State v. O.T.
    Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct. Dismissed (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. C.A.

    Third Degree Sexual Assault, Two Accounts. After Attorney Schiro presented the prosecutor with investigative records that cast significant doubt in the "alleged victim's" claims, the prosecutor moved to dismiss the charges. (Washington Co.)

  • Dismissed
    State v. Y.W.

    Felony Child Abuse. On the day of trial, the State moved to dismiss the charges, claiming that they needed an expert witness to combat evidence compiled by the defense. The State indicated that they would be re-issuing the charges. Subsequent conversations with the prosecutor resulted in the State declining to re-prosecute the charges, leaving the matter dismissed. (Milwaukee Co.)

  • Dismissed
    State v. Dustin D.

    Battery, Strangulation & Third Degree Sexual Assault. Case dismissed on Prosecutor's motion. (Richland Co.)

  • Dismissed
    State v. R.C.

    Operating While Intoxicated, 2nd Offense (Milwaukee Co.)

  • Dismissed
    State v. G.S.

    Resisting an Officer & Disorderly Conduct. Dismissed (Waukesha Co.)

  • Dismissed
    State v. J. M.

    Aggravated Battery. Jury acquitted client of charge following three-day jury trial. (Jefferson Co.)

  • Reduced
    State v. S.A.

    Operating While Intoxicated, First Offense. Charge Reduced to Reckless Driving (City of Oak Creek)

  • Dismissed
    State v. G.F.
    Second Degree Sexual Assault. Jury acquitted client of charge following three-day jury trial. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. N.G.
    Substantial Battery. Case Dismissed (Waukesha Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. A.B.
    Criminal Damage to Property and Criminal Trespass to Dwelling. After opening statements, Attorney Schiro cross-examined the State's principle witness (the alleged victim) for approximately twenty minutes. As a result of the cross-examination, the prosecutor realized that he could no longer prove the case. The judge, describing the circumstances as "most unusual," concurred with the State's decision and the charges were dismissed. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Reduced
    State v. J.R.
    Operating While Intoxicated, Third Offense w/ Minor Passenger. The felony drunken driving charge was reduced to misdemeanor drunken driving charge. (Waukesha Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. K.M.
    Operating While Intoxicated, First Offense. The court granted Defendant's Motion to Suppress Evidence Derived from Illegal Stop and matter was dismissed (Village of S.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. J.W.
    Operating While Intoxicated, First Offense. Dismissed (City of West Allis)
  • Reduced
    State v. A.J.
    Operating While Intoxicated, First Offense. Charge Reduced to Reckless Driving (City of Milwaukee)
  • Dismissed
    State v. M.M.
    Operating While Intoxicated, Second Offense. Dismissed (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. E.S.
    Operating While Intoxicated, Second Offense. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. J.V.
    Operating While Intoxicated, Fourth Offense Within Five Years (Felony). Acquittal by Jury (Washington County).
  • Dismissed
    State v. A.S.
    Battery and Disorderly Conduct (Milwaukee County)
  • Not Guilty
    Assault & Battery
    Court entered a not guilty verdict after Court Trial (City of Milwaukee).
  • Dismissed
    State v. A.S.
    Substantial Battery, Intentionally Cause Harm.  (Dodge Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. C.J.
    False Imprisonment and Battery, Two Counts of Battery. Amended to an ordinance violation of Disorderly Conduct (Iowa Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. C.J. City of Milwaukee
    Disorderly Conduct – Case dismissed
  • Not Guilty
    Drunk Driving Acquittal

    West Allis v. A.D. Drunk Driving, OWI 1st offense, Operating after Revocation, Hit and Run, Attorney Schiro tries case to Court where the Judge finds defendant not guilty of all charges.

  • Probation
    State v. J.K.
    Operating While Intoxicated, Sixth Offense. Defendant received probation (Manitowoc Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. J.S.
    Disorderly Conduct and Criminal Trespass to Dwelling (Sheboygan Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. P.S.
    Operating While Intoxicated, First Offense (City of Milwaukee)
  • Reduced
    State v. S.R.
    Operating While Intoxicated, First Offense. Charge Reduced to Reckless Driving (City of Milwaukee)
  • Dismissed
    State v. C.J.
    False Imprisonment. Preliminary Hearing (Iowa County)
  • Dismissed
    State v. S.M.
    Operating While Intoxicated. Third Offense (Lafayette Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. E.C.
    Operating While Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. N.M.
    Battery (2 Counts). Prosecutor moved to dismiss the case in the middle of the Jury Trial (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. S.W.
    Possession of Cocaine and Possession of THC. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. M.O.
    Operating While Intoxicated, Third Offense. Court of Appeals overturned trial court's decision and the matter was dismissed. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. A.A.
    Operating While Intoxicated, Third Offense. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Acquittal by Jury
    State v. J.D.
    Mistreatment of Animals (Sheboygan Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. W.M.
    Operating While Intoxicated, Second Offense. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. K.S.
    Battery to Law Enforcement Officer. First Degree Recklessly Endanger Safety. Acquittal Operating Flee/Elude Officer Causing Bodily Harm, Acquittal. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Overturned
    State v. M.W.
    Battery. Court of appeals overturned the trial court's decision to extend the client's probation. The court of appeals agreed with defense counsel that the trial court was without authority to make such a decision and ordered the client's probation terminated. (Waukesha Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. H.C.
    Misappropriate ID Info. Obtain Money, 2 counts. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Case Dismissed
    United States of America v. TR

    Defendant was charged with conspiracy to deliver heroin. Attorney Schiro was able to convince the prosecutor to dismiss all charges

  • Not Guilty
    State of Wisconsin v. D.N. Milwaukee County

    Defendant charged with two counts of Battery, Domestic Violence related and one count of Disorderly Conduct, Domestic Violence related. Case was tried to a jury, which acquitted the defendant of all three charges.

  • Dismissed
    State v. B.C.
    Violate Harassment Restraining Order. Case was dismissed on the eve of trail after Attorney Schiro presented new evidence to the prosecutor. (Washington Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. P.W.
    Possession w/ Intent, Heroin (>3-10g). Patricia had originally hired another attorney, but it became clear to her that he was not prepared one the eve of trial. John took over and got the case adjourned. The State subsequently realized it could not win and moved to dismiss. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. A.E. Milwaukee County
    Defendant charged with being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm. Attorney Schiro tried the matter to a jury, where the jury became deadlocked with 10 in favor of acquittal and 2 for guilty. After Attorney Schiro and the prosecutor discussed the matter with the jurors, the prosecutor decided to dismiss all charges against the defendant.
  • Dismissed
    Client Avoids Serious Sex Charges

    Re: Interest of an unnamed child, was accused of repeated acts of sexual assault of a younger minor child. After extensive investigation, the marshalling of evidence and witnesses, Attorney Schiro met with both the intake worker on two occasions, met with the prosecutor and provided the prosecutor with a mountain of exculpatory evidence. The State decides not to charge the juvenile with any crimes

  • Dismissed
    State v. V.W.
    Sexual Assault of a Child. (Washington Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. G.S.
    Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance to a Minor. Second Degree Reckless Endangerment. (Waukesha County)
  • Dismissed
    State v. D.H.
    Armed Robbery. After considerable investigation and presentation of evidence to the prosecutor, John was able to get his armed robbery dismissed. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. J.D.
    Operating Motor Vehicle w/o Owner's Consent and Criminal Damage to Property. (Sheboygan Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. T.H.
    Sexual Assault of a Child. Acquittal by Jury Trial (Green Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. J.Y.
    Operating While Intoxicated 3rd charge. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. T.B.
    Operating While Intoxicated, 3rd Charge. (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. J.C.
    Possession of Child Pornography (Federal). United States Federal Court
  • Dismissed
    State v. J.A.
    Violation of Restraining Order - Acquittal by Jury Trial (Milwaukee Co.)
  • Dismissed
    State v. M.J.
    Manufacture/Deliver Cocaine (>40g) and Possession w/ Intent to Deliver Cocaine (>40g). John took over for another lawyer and got an Acquittal by Jury Trial (Milwaukee Co.)