|State||Defendant||Co-Defendants||Sex||Date||Election||D/R||Charged||Convicted||Type1||Type2||Type3||# Charges||# Fraudulent Votes / Election Margin||Description||Sentence||Source1||Source2||Source3||Source4||Source5||Follow Up|
|Alabama||Shelia Pritchett||Stephanie Elias||F||2012-08||Phenix City municipal||2012-08||Absentee/Mail||Forgery||4||2||Shelia Pritchett, of Phenix City, was charged with two counts of second-degree forgery and two counts of absentee ballot fraud. Stephanie Elias, of Columbus, was charged with four counts of second-degree forgery and four counts of absentee ballot fraud, all Class C felonies. Both women were working for a candidate in the 2012 Phenix City municipal election. Russell County District Attorney Ken Davis said the fraud came to light when officials discovered duplicate applications for absentee ballots. Someone apparently was going to intercept the ballots when they were sent out and vote them.||http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/news/local/article29238529.html#!||Conviction/sentence - Russell County DA?|
|Alabama||Stephanie Elias||Sheila Pritchett||F||2012-08||Phenix City municipal||2012-08||Absentee/Mail||Forgery||8||4||Stephanie Elias, of Columbus, was charged with four counts of second-degree forgery and four counts of absentee ballot fraud. Shelia Pritchett, of Phenix City, was charged with two counts of second-degree forgery and two counts of absentee ballot fraud, all Class C felonies. Both women were working for a candidate in the 2012 Phenix City municipal election. Russell County District Attorney Ken Davis said the fraud came to light when officials discovered duplicate applications for absentee ballots. Someone apparently was going to intercept the ballots when they were sent out and vote them.||http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/news/local/article29238529.html#!|
|Alabama||Gay Nell Tinker (aka Gay Nell Singleton)||F||2004-11 2005-05||Democratic primaries||D||2008-03||Absentee/Mail||Forgery||13||5||Gay Nell Tinker [Singleton], a former circuit clerk for Hale County, pleaded* guilty to five misdemeanor counts of absentee ballot fraud, after her scheme to orchestrate fraudulent absentee ballots for the benefit of multiple candidates during November 2004 and May 2005 Democratic primaries was uncovered. She admitted to falsifying the ballots of five voters to benefit certain candidates, including her brother, Circuit Court Judge Marvin Wiggins, and her husband, Senator Bobby Singleton (D-Greensboro). As part of her plea deal, prosecutors dropped 13 felony voter fraud charges.||*Plea deal: Barred from serving as Hale County's absentee ballot manager for at least six years||http://www.wsfa.com/story/13078107/former||http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/article/20090915/news/909149917?p=3&tc=pg||http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/article/20100901/news/100839921?p=2&tc=pg||http://www.jpattitude.com/FraudDocs/FraudTrial_HaleCountyAlabama.pdf||http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/article/20100901/news/100839921|
|Alabama||Election contest: Oren Fannin v. Karen Berry||2008-11||Pike County commission||2008-12||Election contest||Absentee/Mail||Ineligible district voting||10||After nearly a year in office, Pike County Commissioner Karen Berry was ordered to vacate her District 6 seat to challenger Oren Fannin when a judge ruled that 10 votes were cast illegally for Berry in the November 2008 election. Berry was originally declared the winner by a six-vote margin, but Fannin contested the results. All 10 illegal votes were cast by absentee ballot. Three invalid ballots were stipulated by both parties, since Carl, Mary and Brandon Kidd cast absentee ballots for Berry but lived outside District 6. Another three voters - Tiffany Paige Gray, Norman Lyn Gray and Nerita Hinkle - all testified to voting for Fannin but also lived outside the district. Berry herself also pleaded guilty to charges of voter fraud and perjury for mailing an illegal absentee ballot.||Results overturned - Fannin declared winner||http://www.troymessenger.com/2009/10/02/fannin-declared-district-6-winner/|
|Alabama||Karen Tipton Berry||F||2008||Pike County commission||2010-10||Absentee/Mail||Perjury||2||1||Karen Tipton Berry pleaded* guilty to voter fraud and perjury for mailing an illegal absentee ballot in the 2008 Pike County Commissioner election. Berry narrowly won and then lost her 2008 reelection bid when 10 absentee ballots were found to have been fraudulently cast in the election.||*Plea deal: 2 years in prison for each of 2 charges, to run concurrently (suspended), 2 years probation||http://www.dothaneagle.com/news/woman-faces-felony-absentee-ballot-fraud-charge/...||http://www.wtvy.com/news/alabama/headlines/Ala_Woman_Pleads_Guilty_in_Voter_Frau...||http://www.troymessenger.com/2010/10/20/berry-charged-with-vote-fraud-perjury/|
|Alabama||Nathaniel Gosha (a former Russell County commissioner and Phenix City Council candidate)||Lizzie Mae Perry||M||2001-09||Phenix City municipal||Absentee/mail||Vote Selling||Forgery||37||9||Nathaniel Gosha, a former Russell County commissioner and Phenix City Council candidate, was convicted of 16 felony counts of possessing forged documents, 9 felony counts of falsifying absentee ballots, and 12 misdemeanor counts of disclosing the votes of others, in a scheme to sell absentee ballots in the September 2001 municipal election. Co-defendant Lizzie Mae Perry pleaded guilty to charges of absentee ballot fraud and agreed to testify against Gosha. Gosha and Perry falsified ballots by having people sign as witnesses to absentee ballot affidavits that had not been signed or sworn by the voters, and by putting false information about the voters' places of residence on the affidavits.||90 days in jail (multiple concurrent terms), 3 years probation, $500 fines for each of 9 false ballot convictions, $100 fines for each of 12 vote disclosure misdemeanors, $5/day for each day behind bars||http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/article/20021020/NEWS/210200353?p=5&tc=pg||http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/news/local/article29238529.html#!||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394032-alabama-voter-fraud.html||http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/798132/replies?c=116|
|Alabama||Lizzie Mae Perry||Nathaniel Gosha||F||2001-09||Phenix City municipal||Absentee/Mail||Forgery||4||58||Lizzie Mae Perry pleaded* guilty to two felony counts of falsifying absentee ballots and two misdemeanor counts of disclosing votes, as part of a voter fraud scheme in the September 2001 Phenix City election. Perry and co-defendant Nathaniel Gosha, who she agreed to testify against, falsified ballots by having people sign as witnesses to absentee ballot affidavits that had not been signed or sworn by the voters, and by putting false information about the voters' places of residence on absentee ballot affidavits. Perry arranged for voters to apply for absentee ballots, then had witnesses at her Russell County School District Head Start office sign affidavits for the ballots even though the applicants were not present. Perry delivered 58 of the marked ballots.||*Plea deal: For each of 2 felonies - 18 months imprisonment (suspended), 30 days in jail, 18 months probation, $600 fine. For each of 2 misdemeanors - 90 days imprisonment (suspended), 30 days in jail, 60 days probation, $150 fine.||http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/article/20020817/NEWS/208170327?p=1&tc=pg||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394032-alabama-voter-fraud.html||http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/798132/replies?c=116|
|Alabama||Clifford Don Twilley (campaign official and board of education chairman)||M||2010-06||2011||Vote Buying||Board of Education Chairman Twilley indicted for vote buying. The charge stems from an investigation into Twilley's conduct in the June 2010 elections in Wilcox County. He was indicted for vote buying. Motion to nolle prosse filed by the state was granted.||Motion to Nolie Prosse was granted.||http://www.wsfa.com/story/14265823/wilcox-co-ed-chairman-indicted-on-vote-buying...||http://www.al.com/news/montgomery/index.ssf/2014/05/wilcox_county_politics_a_qua...|
|Alabama||Shasta Nicole Crayton||F||2002||General||Impersonation||1||1||Shasta Nicole Crayton pleaded* guilty to impersonation fraud for illegally voting in her sister’s name during the 2002 general election. She was caught when her sister tried to vote and the poll workers at the precinct found that her name had already been marked as having voted.||*Plea deal: 2 years in prison (reduced to time served plus 2 years probation), $50 fine/court costs||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394032-alabama-voter-fraud.html|
|Alabama||Pinto Smith (former county commissioner)||Connie Tyree||M||1994-11||General||1997-01||Absentee/Mail||Impersonation||Forgery||13||Greene County Commissioner Pinto Smith and Connie Tyree, a county employee and deputy registrar, were convicted of absentee ballot fraud stemming from the 1994 general election. Smith and Tyree falsified absentee ballot applications and voter registrations, falsely signed as witnesses, provided false address information and forged signatures. Smith was sentenced to 33 months in prison followed by two years' supervised release.||33 months in prison followed by two years' supervised release.||http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/article/20021020/NEWS/210200353?p=5&tc=pg||http://www.justice.gov/osg/brief/smith-and-tyree-v-united-states-opposition|
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