True the Vote Election Crimes Database

A nationwide compilation of election crimes prosecutions

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State Defendant Co-Defendants Sex Date Election D/R Charged Convicted Type1 Type2 Type3 # Charges # Fraudulent Votes / Election Margin Description Sentence Source1sort descending Source2 Source3 Source4 Source5 Follow Up
Connecticut David Aldarondo M D Aldarondo was accused of neglecting to provide information about himself required by law, such as his signature, when assisting people with absentee ballot applications while campaigning door-to-door as a candidate for state representative in a Democratic primary. Civil penalty of $500 and ordered to comply with the law in the future.
Texas David Woodson M Voter intimidation/coercion David Woodsen was charged with official oppression and retaliation against a voter. No additional information available.
Connecticut Lynn Appleby Absentee/Mail Appleby, a city employee, was accused of voting an absentee ballot when he could have voted in person. $200 fine and ordered to comply with the law in the future
Connecticut Gary Williams M Absentee Ballot Fraud A complaint was raised that Gary Williams was involved in voting and absentee ballot irregularities that may have occurred in connection with a ward co-chair primary. No further action taken on complaint.
Texas David Bright M David Bright was mailed a letter. No new violations were reported. Statue of limitations expired. Not charged.
Texas Alfred Isassi M Alfred Isassi was mailed a letter. No new violations were reported. Statue of limitations expired.
Connecticut Margaret A. Lilley F Absentee/Mail Lilley, a city employee, was accused of voting an absentee ballot when he could have voted in person. $200 fine and ordered to comply with the law in the future
Connecticut Cordelia Thorpe (town committee member) F Absentee Ballot Fraud Cordelia Thorpe, who ran and was elected to town committee, was accused of taking possession of completed absentee ballots three times. Case dismissed. Dismissed
Virginia Sheila J. Peterson F Registration fraud - ineligible felon 1 Sheila J. Peterson was accused of registering to vote despite having been convicted of a felony. Charged with 1 count making a false statement on an election form. She was set to plead guilty, but her plea was vacated after she tested positive for cocaine.
Michigan Darlene Frances Branham F 2002 2004 2006 2008 Multiple Voting 4 Willie and Darlene Branham (husband and wife) were accused of voting both in Michigan and in Florida in 2002, 2004, 2006 and 2008.

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