Upcoming Cases


This page lists some upcoming cases. When possible, the hearing type is provided. This information is not guaranteed to be up-to-date. When in doubt, call the Clerk’s office for the relevant court. Please note that information can, and often does, change at the last minute.

All people on this list are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Arrests, charges, and indictments are not considered evidence of wrongdoing. All defendants presented herein have a right to due process. The public also has a right to learning the disposition of their cases.

This Week

USA v Hari et al (US District Court (Central IL) — 2:18-cr-20014-SLD-EIL)
Awaiting Trial
01-March-2021 (Pretrial Conference, def. Hari)
These four defendants are accused of bombing a mosque and a women's health center in 2018.
Michael Hari
Suspected affiliations:
White Rabbits (fka Patriot Freedom Fighters)
Unlawful possession of a machine gun
18 U.S.C. § 922(o) and 924(a)(2) (United States Code)
Indicted Up to 10 years
Conspiracy to interfere with commerce by threats and violence
18 U.S.C. § 1951 and 2 (United States Code)
Indicted Up to 20 years
Attempted Arson
18 U.S.C. § 844(i) and 2 (United States Code)
Indicted 5 years to 20 years
Illegal possession of a firearm by a felon
18 U.S.C. § 922(g)(1) (United States Code)
Indicted Up to 10 years
Joe Morris
Suspected affiliations:
White Rabbits (fka Patriot Freedom Fighters)
Unlawful possession of a machine gun
18 U.S.C. § 922(o) and 924(a)(2) (United States Code)
Indicted Up to 10 years
Conspiracy to interfere with commerce by threats and violence
18 U.S.C. § 1951 and 2 (United States Code)
Indicted Up to 20 years
Attempted Arson
18 U.S.C. § 844(i) and 2 (United States Code)
Indicted 5 years to 20 years
Michael McWhorter
Suspected affiliations:
White Rabbits (fka Patriot Freedom Fighters)
Unlawful possession of a machine gun
18 U.S.C. § 922(o) and 924(a)(2) (United States Code)
Indicted Up to 10 years
Conspiracy to interfere with commerce by threats and violence
18 U.S.C. § 1951 and 2 (United States Code)
Indicted Up to 20 years
Attempted Arson
18 U.S.C. § 844(i) and 2 (United States Code)
Indicted 5 years to 20 years
Michael McWhorter
Suspected affiliations:
White Rabbits (fka Patriot Freedom Fighters)
Unlawful possession of a machine gun
18 U.S.C. § 922(o) and 924(a)(2) (United States Code)
Indicted Up to 10 years
Conspiracy to interfere with commerce by threats and violence
18 U.S.C. § 1951 and 2 (United States Code)
Indicted Up to 20 years
Attempted Arson
18 U.S.C. § 844(i) and 2 (United States Code)
Indicted 5 years to 20 years
Ellis Mack
a.k.a.
EJ
Suspected affiliations:
White Rabbits (fka Patriot Freedom Fighters)
Unlawful possession of a machine gun
18 U.S.C. § 922(o) and 924(a)(2) (United States Code)
Convicted (Plea) Up to 10 years
Conspiracy to interfere with commerce by threats and violence
18 U.S.C. § 1951 and 2 (United States Code)
Convicted (Plea) Up to 20 years
State of Florida v Shutt, William (Pinellas County (FL) Court — 19-04019-CF)
Awaiting Indictment
04-March-2021 (Pre-trial)
William Shutt is an Army veteran who allegedy shot two men in a vehicle in St. Petersburg, FL, killing Quentin Hicks, a Black man. During his bond hearing, a detective testified that he had evidence of connections to the "alt-right," and that his phone contained video of the Christchurch, NZ shooting.
William John Shutt
a.k.a.
William Shutt
Murder in the second degree with a firearm
782.04(2), 775.087(1) and 775.087(2) (Florida Penal Code)
Charged Potentially Life
Attempted murder in the second degree with a firearm
782.04(2), 777.04 and 775.087(1) (Florida Penal Code)
Charged Up to 30 years
State of Florida v Corey B Johnson (Palm Beach (FL) Court — 50-2018-CF-002758-AXXX-MB)
Awaiting Trial
02-March-2021 (Status Check)
Corey Johnson is accused of stabbing to death a 13-year old and severely injuring two others at a sleepover. He is alleged to have recently harbored white supremacist views, but had converted to Islam. Johnson is being tried as an adult.
Corey B Johnson
a.k.a.
Corey Johnson
First degree murder
782.04(1)(A)(1) (Florida Penal Code)
Indicted 40 years to Life
Attempted Murder in the first degree with a deadly weapon (2 counts)
782.04(1)(A)(1) (Florida Penal Code)
Indicted Up to 15 years
State of Indiana v Dustin E Passarelli (Marion (IN) Superior Court — 49G04-1902-MR-006769)
Awaiting Trial
01-March-2021 (Jury Trial)
Passarelli is accused of chasing down a Muslim man and shooting him twice in the back, killing him.
Dustin E Passarelli
a.k.a.
Dustin Passarelli
Murder
35-42-1-1(1) (Indiana Code)
Indicted 45 years to Death
USA v Newland et al (US District Court (Northern Indiana) — 2:19-cr-00023-PPS-JPK)
Awaiting Trial
05-March-2021 (Pretrial conference)
Cory Newland and Joshua Titus were police officers with the City of Elkhart, Indiana. They allegedly beat a handcuffed Hispanic man in their custody. They were federally indicted after ProPublica publicized the incident.
Cory Newland
Suspected affiliations:
City of Elkhart Police
Deprivation of rights under color of law
18 U.S.C. § 242 and 2 (United States Code)
Indicted Up to 10 years
Joshua Titus
Suspected affiliations:
City of Elkhart Police
Deprivation of rights under color of law
18 U.S.C. § 242 and 2 (United States Code)
Indicted Up to 10 years
State of Oregon v Mackenzie William Lewis (Multnomah County (OR) Court — 19CR53040)
Awaiting Trial
05-March-2021 (Call)
Mackenzie Lewis was indicted on Riot charges after he and his group allegedly instigated violence at the Cider Riot incident on May Day 2019 in Portland, OR.
Mackenzie William Lewis
a.k.a.
Mackenzie Lewis
Suspected affiliations:
Patriot Prayer
Riot
166.015 (Oregon State Code)
Indicted Up to 5 years
State of Oregon v Ian Alexander Kramer (Multnomah County (OR) Court — 19CR50007)
Awaiting Trial
05-March-2021 (Call)
Ian Kramer was arrested after he was allegedly captured on video hitting a woman with a baton at the Cider Riot incident on May Day 2019 in Portland.
Ian Alexander Kramer
a.k.a.
Ian Kramer
Suspected affiliations:
Patriot Prayer
Assault in the second degree
163.175 (Oregon State Code)
Indicted Up to 10 years
Unlawful use of a weapon (2 counts)
166.220 (Oregon State Code)
Indicted Up to 5 years
Attempt to commit a class B felony
161.405(2)(c) (Oregon State Code)
Indicted Up to 5 years
Use of ESG/tear gas/mace
163.212 (Oregon State Code)
Indicted Up to 1 year
Disorderly conduct in the second degree
166.025 (Oregon State Code)
Indicted Up to 6 months
State of Oregon v Ian Alexander Kramer (Multnomah County (OR) Court — 19CR54815)
Awaiting Trial
05-March-2021 (Call)
Ian Kramer was arrested after he was allegedly captured on video hitting a woman with a baton at the Cider Riot incident on May Day 2019 in Portland.
Ian Alexander Kramer
a.k.a.
Ian Kramer
Suspected affiliations:
Patriot Prayer
Riot
166.015 (Oregon State Code)
Indicted Up to 5 years
State of Oregon v Joseph Owan Gibson (Multnomah County (OR) Court — 19CR53042)
Open
05-March-2021 (Call)
Joey Gibson is a former US Senate candidate and the leader of the group Patriot Prayer. He was indicted on Riot charges after he and his group allegedly instigated violence at the Cider Riot incident on May Day 2019 in Portland, OR.
Joseph Owan Gibson
a.k.a.
Joey Gibson
Suspected affiliations:
Patriot Prayer
Riot
166.015 (Oregon State Code)
Indicted Up to 5 years
State of Oregon v Russell Earl Schultz III (Multnomah County (OR) Court — 19CR53035)
Awaiting Appearance
05-March-2021 (Call)
Russell Schultz was indicted on Riot charges after he and his group allegedly instigated violence at the Cider Riot incident on May Day 2019 in Portland, OR.
Russell Earl Schultz III
a.k.a.
Russell Schultz
Suspected affiliations:
Patriot Prayer
Riot
166.015 (Oregon State Code)
Indicted Up to 5 years

Later This Month

State of Florida v Walter Stolper (Miami-Dade County (FL) Circuit Court — F-18-014121)
Awaiting Trial
25-March-2021 (Status Report)
Walter Stolper is accused of threatening to and preparing to blow up a predominantly-Jewish condominium facility in 2018. A search of his residence revealed a trove of Nazi memorabilia.
Walter Edward Stolper
a.k.a.
Walter Stolper
Attempted Murder in the First Degree with a Deadly Weapon
782.04 (Florida Penal Code)
Indicted Up to 15 years
Arson
806.01 (Florida Penal Code)
Indicted Up to 30 years
Possession of a destructive device with intent to disrupt private affairs
790.161(2) (Florida Penal Code)
Indicted Up to 15 years
The People of the State of California v Pruitt, Douglass Allan (Alameda County (CA) Superior Court — 19-CR-000171)
Awaiting Trial
18-March-2021 (Pretrial Hearing)
Douglass Pruitt is accussed of a domestic violence incident involving kidnapping and robbery in late 2018. He is known to police and has connections to white supremacist gangs.
Douglass Allan Pruitt
a.k.a.
Douglass Pruitt
Kidnapping with great bodily injury—domestic violence
PC207(a)-F and PC12022.7(e)-F (California Penal Code)
Charged 6 years to 13 years
Corporal injury to relationship partner with great bodily injury—domestic violence
PC273.5-F and PC12022.7(e)-F (California Penal Code)
Charged 4 years to 7 years
Criminal threats with great bodily injury—domestic violence
PC422-F and PC12022.7(e)-F (California Penal Code)
Charged 4 years to 6 years
First degree robbery with great bodily injury—domestic violence
PC211-F and PC12022.7(e)-F (California Penal Code)
Charged 6 years to 11 years
First degree burglary
PC459-F (California Penal Code)
Charged 2 years to 6 years
Assault with a deadly weapon with great bodily injury—domestic violence
PC245(a)(1)-F and and PC12022.7(e)-F (California Penal Code)
Charged 5 years to 9 years
USA v Atkinson, Brittan J. (US District Court (Eastern MI) — 1:20-cr-20085-TLL-PTM)
Awaiting Trial
18-March-2021 (Sentencing)
Brittan Atkinson is alleged to have threatened to kill the attorney representing the whistleblower who exposed President Trump's solicitation of the Ukranian government to investigate Joe Biden's son.
Brittan Jay Atkinson
a.k.a.
Brittan Atkinson
Interstate communications with intent to extort — threat to injure
18 U.S.C. § 875(c) (United States Code)
Indicted (Plea Pending) Up to 5 years
USA v Coffman, Lonnie Leroy (US District Court (DC) — 1:21-cr-4-CKK)
Awaiting Trial
17-March-2021 (Status Conference)
Lonnie Coffman allegedly possessed firearms and molotov cocktails during the failed coup on January 6, 2021. His truck was parked near a secure perimiter that had been established after the discovery of pipebombs. Officers saw a firearm while performing a sweep, and upon searching the truck, found eleven molotov cocktails and other weapons. He was arrested when attempting to return to his truck and concealed firearms were allegedly found on him. In his truck was a notepad with contact details for Senator Ted Cruz, Sean Hannity, and a list of "good" people and "bad" people, including a judge.
Lonnie Leroy Coffman
a.k.a.
Lonnie Coffman
Possession of an unregistered firearm
18 U.S.C. §5861(d), 5841, 5845(f), 5871 (United States Code)
Indicted Up to 10 years
Carrying a pistol without a license (outside home or place of business) (3 counts)
22 DC Code §4504(a) (DC Code)
Indicted Up to 5 years
Carrying a rifle or shotgun without a license (outside home or place of business) (2 counts)
22 DC Code §4504(a-1) (DC Code)
Indicted Up to 5 years
Possession of a large capacity ammunition feeding device
7 DC Code §2506.01(b) (DC Code)
Indicted Up to 3 years
Possession of an unregistered firearm (5 counts)
7 DC Code §2502.01(a) (DC Code)
Indicted Up to 1 year
Unlawful possession of ammunition (5 counts)
7 DC Code §2506.01(a)(3) (DC Code)
Indicted 1 year to 10 years

Next Month

State of Missouri v James W Simpson (Green County (MO) Judicial Court — 1931-CR00546-1)
Case Suspended due to Mental Competency
26-April-2021 (Pretrial Conference)
James Simpson is accused of raping and stabbing a woman, who was able to escape by climbing out of a window. He reportedly has swastika tattoos and a tattoo of the white supremacist gang Family Values.
James W Simpson
a.k.a.
James Simpson
Suspected affiliations:
Family Values
First degree aggravated rape
566.030 (2017 Missouri Revised Statutes)
Indicted 15 years to Life
Armed criminal action
571.015 (2017 Missouri Revised Statutes)
Indicted Minimum 3 years
First degree assault
565.050 (2017 Missouri Revised Statutes)
Indicted 10 years to Life
Armed criminal action
571.015 (2017 Missouri Revised Statutes)
Indicted Minimum 3 years
First degree assault
565.050 (2017 Missouri Revised Statutes)
Indicted 5 years to 15 years
Resisting arrest for a felony
575.150 (2017 Missouri Revised Statutes)
Dismissed Up to 4 years