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 Type3sort descending # Charges # Fraudulent Votes / Election Margin Description Sentence Source1 Source2 Source3 Source4 Source5 Follow Up
Utah 35 unknown individuals in Dagget County, UT 2006 Sheriff Registration Fraud 1 35 unknown individuals were among more than 50 people in in Utah's Daggett County, who were accused in connection with a 2006 election for sheriff. All were accused of fraudulent registration, and many were accused of living outside the county but registering to vote within the county.
Ohio Marian Wilson F 2010-11 General Absentee/mail Multiple voting 1 1 Marian Wilson, of Kendall Place, pleaded* guilty to a misdemeanor count of illegal voting for voting twice in the 2010 general election. Franklin County Common Pleas Judge Stephen L. McIntosh placed her on probation for one year. The judge said he would send her to jail for 180 days if she violates probation. Investigators said she submitted two absentee ballots — one under the name Marian Wilson and the other as Marian Toles. Elections officials working to clean up voter-registration rolls uncovered the irregularities last year. *Plea deal: 180 days in jail (suspended), 1 year probation.
Florida Annique Newton F 2012-11 General 2013-12 Ineligible felon voting Registration fraud - ineligible felon 1 1 Annique Newton, a serial fraudster, was convicted of embezzlement, insurance fraud, and voter fraud, and subsequently sentenced to 8 years in prison and 15 years’ probation after violating her probation stemming from a 2009 case in which she stole $400,000 from her employer. The vote fraud charges stemmed from registering to vote without informing election officials that she was a convicted felon. 8 years in prison for embezzlement, insurance fraud, and voter fraud
Wisconsin David Lewis M 2010 Ineligible felon voting 2 1 David Lewis pleaded guilty to Voting by a Disqualified Person (Felon) and Providing False Information to an Election Official (both Class I Felonies).
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.
Georgia Richard Johns M 2008-09 Registration fraud Accused of using a nonresidential address when registering to vote. (State Elections Board Case #2008-00061085221, McIntosh County) Cease and desist order order and public reprimand
Michigan Antonio Johnson M Registration Fraud Forgery Antonio Johnson, a convicted felon and ACORN worker, was charged with 6 counts of forging a public document as a result of his signing and submitting six voter registration applications, using the names of at least two Jackson residents’ names, without their knowledge.
Oregon Tamarasha Tyler F 2000-07 Petition Fraud 1 Tamarasha Tyler submitted forged signatures on an initiative petition. Charged with 1 count of making false statements under election laws, a Class C felony. Pleaded guilty. 5 days in jail, 36 months of probation, 40 hours of community service, a $750 fine, $500 in attorney fees and a $105 unitary assessment.
Washington Bonnie Kresge F 1 Records received from Snohomish County Washington did not indicate the specific accusation. From a list of almost 200 voter fraud cases that occurred since June 2007, only one person was charged. According to the prosecutor's office, the remainder of the cases were not prosecuted and no records were kept on the type of specific charge for the unprosecuted cases.
Washington Phyllis C. Bailey F Multiple Voting Phyllis Bailey reportedly signed the outside envelope of her legally blind husband's ballot. There is no proof she intended to vote twice, so criminal charges were not filed. No charges filed.


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