Case Results

  • October 2018 – Client charged with Felony Burglary, Witness Intimidation, Third Degree Assault in Weld County, entire case DISMISSED the week before trial
  • August 2018 – Client charged with DUI-3rd in Larimer County with .082 blood, DUI charges dismissed and client pleads to single reckless driving traffic charge
  • July 2018 – Client charged with DUI-3rd in Weld County with .112 breath result; case DISMISSED after motions hearing
  • June 2018 – Client charged with Marijuana DUI in Larimer County (all testing refused), NOT GUILTY after two-day jury trial
  • May 2018 – Client charged with Assault on a Peace Officer, Resisting Arrest, Obstruction of Justice, and Pedestrian in Traffic in Larimer County, NOT GUILTY on ALL charges following jury trial
  • May 2018 – Client charged with DUI-3rd in Larimer County (all testing refused), NOT GUILTY after jury trial
  • March 2018 – Client charged with DUI in Weld County with .152 breath result – NOT GUILTY after two-day jury trial
  • December 2017 – Client charged with DUI-Drugs in Weld County with alprazolam and THC in blood, DUI charge dismissed and client pleads to single reckless driving charge
  • December 2017 – Client charged with DUI (2nd) in Summit County with breath of .131, DUI/DWAI charges all DISMISSED following Motions Hearing, client pleads to two traffic infractions relating to license plate, case closed
  • November 2017 – Client charged with DUI in Eagle County with .92 blood result, following Motions Hearing, Sarah obtains dismissal of all DUI/DWAI charges and client pleads only to speeding charge
  • October 2017 – Client charged with DUI in Boulder County, .135 breath results, Sarah gets entire case dismissed by judge following aggressive litigation at Motions Hearing
  • September 2017 – Client facing felony DUI in Weld County, DUI charges DISMISSED and client pleads only to a traffic offense
  • June 2017 – Client charged with DUI (3rd) in Weld County, case DISMISSED after motions hearing
  • June 2017 – Client facing DUI (3rd) + Careless Driving in Denver County, ACQUITTED, found NOT GUILTY after one-day jury trial
  • May 2017 – Client charged with DUI while driving with CDL in Larimer County, facing loss of CDL career with breath test of .151, found NOT GUILTY of all charges after two-day jury trial
  • March 2017 – Larimer County Marijuana DUI charge DISMISSED
  • March 14, 2017 – Sarah Schielke again on front page of Denver Post, exposing Colorado’s fraudulent, corrupt and secretive DUI breath testing program
  • November 2016 – Larimer County’s first Felony DUI trial, client ACQUITTED and found NOT GUILTY of all charges after 3-day jury trial
  • Client charged with DUI-2nd (alcohol), refused blood/breath testing, in Boulder County ACQUITTED, found NOT GUILTY of all charges (including weaving) after jury trial
  • Client charged with DUI-2nd (alcohol), refused blood/breath testing, in Weld County ACQUITTED, found NOT GUILTY after jury trial
  • June 21, 2016 – Denver Post runs front page story on Sarah Schielke’s federal lawsuit against DOC employees
  • June 15, 2016 – Sarah Schielke in the news fighting for justice for Shawn Lovett
  • Significant monetary settlement obtained from police department that wrongfully arrested client in federal civil rights lawsuit
  • Client charged with DUI (alcohol) with .082 breath alcohol level in Weld County ACQUITTED, found NOT GUILTY after jury trial
  • Client charged with DUID (marijuana) and 18 ng/ml THC blood level in Weld County ACQUITTED, found NOT GUILTY after jury trial
  • Client charged with DUI-3rd (alcohol), with .097 breath alcohol level in Larimer County ACQUITTED, found NOT GUILTY after jury trial
  • Client charged with DUID (marijuana), Engage in Speed Contest and 36 ng/ml THC blood level in Arapahoe County case DISMISSED
  • Client charged with Harassment in Larimer County – case DISMISSED
  • Client charged with DUI in Weld County (refused all testing) in Weld County ACQUITTED, found NOT GUILTY after jury trial
  • Client charged with 2 counts of Felony Menacing (deadly weapon – firearm) in Larimer County ACQUITTED, found NOT GUILTY after jury trial
  • Client charged with felony Forgery in Larimer County – case DISMISSED
  • Client charged with DUID (alprazolam) in Larimer County ACQUITTED, found NOT GUILTY after jury trial
  • Client charged in Fort Collins Municipal Court with Engaging in Speed Exhibition ACQUITTED, found NOT GUILTY after jury trial
  • Client charged with DUID (alprazolam and Tylenol PM) in Larimer County ACQUITTED, found NOT GUILTY after jury trial
  • Client charged with felony Criminal Mischief and Third Degree Assault (Domestic Violence); obtained plea agreement where client received double-deferred sentence on just 2 misdemeanors in Weld County
  • Felony Burglary, Trespassing, and Domestic Violence charges DISMISSED in response to defense motion in Larimer County
  • Client charged with DUI (marijuana) and Reckless Driving in Boulder County ACQUITTED,¬†found NOT GUILTY on all counts after jury trial
  • Sexual Assault on a Child – Pattern of Abuse charges DISMISSED in response to defense motions in Larimer County
  • Careless Driving Resulting in Death case ACQUITTAL, found NOT GUILTY on all counts after jury trial in Arapahoe County
  • Client charged with Failure to Yield and Speeding in Weld County; case DISMISSED after Sarah challenged validity of the defective summons
  • Harassment, Obscenity charges DISMISSED by Court on First Amendment grounds in Larimer County
  • DUI and Reckless Driving charges DISMISSED in response to defense motion in Logan County
  • Colorado Supreme Court rules in client’s favor in published decision appealed out of Clear Creek County on emergency Rule 21 Petition, In Re: People v. Wilburn, 272 P.3d 1078 (Colo. 2012)
  • Client charged with DUI (marijuana) case, 18 ng/ml THC in Larimer County ACQUITTED, found NOT GUILTY on all counts after jury trial
  • Felony Cultivation of Marijuana (more than 100 plants) charges reduced to single petty offense (possession of marijuana, less than one ounce) in Larimer County
  • Felony Burglary case ACQUITTAL, found NOT GUILTY after jury trial in Denver County
  • Criminal Mischief case ACQUITTAL, found NOT GUILTY after jury trial in Larimer County
  • Successful 35(b) Petition in Boulder County to terminate client’s jail sentence 2 years early
  • Harassment, Domestic Violence case ACQUITTAL, found NOT GUILTY after jury trial in Boulder County
  • Driving Under Influence of Drugs (marijuana), Speeding case DISMISSED, Larimer County
  • Client facing 4-18 years in Department of Corrections; reduced to 2 year ISP (Intensive Supervised Probation) in Jefferson County
  • Client facing 3-6 years DOC for drug charge in Jefferson County and 2 more years DOC in Clear Creek County for Attempted Escape; worked out plea where client received just 2 years in drug rehabilitation program with no DOC jail time
  • Third Degree Assault, Domestic Violence charges DISMISSED by DA on day of jury trial in Jefferson County
  • Developmentally disabled client facing Solicitation charges; case DISMISSED in Larimer County
  • Client found NOT GUILTY of violating sex offender probation after trial to Court in Weld County
  • Probation revocation proceedings DISMISSED on defense motion in Weld County
  • DUI, Leaving Scene of Accident charges reduced to single count of Following Too Closely in Larimer County
  • Felony Child Pornography Possession charges reduced to single misdemeanor obscenity charge in Weld County
  • Criminal Mischief, Resisting Arrest charges reduced to 12-month unsupervised probation deferred sentence on single count of Obstruction in Larimer County
  • Felony Vehicular Eluding, Possession of Controlled Substance, Speeding, DUI, Reckless Driving, Resisting Arrest charges reduced to single count of Eluding with no additional jail beyond time already served in Larimer County
  • Client found NOT GUILTY of Obstruction, Assault and Resisting Arrest after trial to Court in Commerce City Municipal Court
  • Driving Under Influence of Drugs (marijuana) case reduced to single traffic violation for Speeding in Larimer County
  • Felony Second Degree Assault charge reduced to Disorderly Conduct (class 3 misdemeanor) 12-month deferred sentence in Larimer County
  • School expulsion avoided and Interference with School Functions misdemeanor charge against juvenile client DISMISSED in response to defense motion in Larimer County
  • DUI and Habitual Traffic Offender charges DISMISSED in response to defense motions in Larimer County
  • Resisting Arrest and Assault charges DISMISSED in response to defense motions in Larimer County
  • Significant monetary settlement obtained in Federal District Court for developmentally disabled juvenile client abused while in state custody through civil rights lawsuit
  • Third Degree Assault, Harassment and Domestic Violence charges DISMISSED on defense motion in Larimer County
  • Driving Under Influence of Drugs (marijuana) charge DISMISSED in response to defense motion in Denver County
  • Theft Case DISMISSED, Loveland Municipal Court