True the Vote Election Crimes Database

A nationwide compilation of election crimes prosecutions

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State Defendant Co-Defendants Sex Date Electionsort descending D/R Charged Convicted Type1 Type2 Type3 # Charges # Fraudulent Votes / Election Margin Description Sentence Source1 Source2 Source3 Source4 Source5 Follow Up
California Roger Treskunff (former Hayward County school board candidate) M Registration Fraud 40 0 Roger Treskunff, a former Hayward County school board candidate, pleaded* guilty to registering fictitious voters and falsifying ballot initiatives, both felonies. Treskunoff was intially charged with over 40 felonies. *Plea deal: 1 year in prison, 5 years probation http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/403779-california-alameda-county-response... https://web.archive.org/web/20100306035327/http://www.sos.ca.gov/admin/press-rel...
Connecticut Barbara Morehead F Ineligible district voting Barbara Morehead was accused of voting from Hartford when she was legally a resident of East Hartford. $1,000 fine -which was reduced to $250 because of her financial circumstances. Ordered to comply with the law in the future and to cancel her voter registration in Hartford.
Washington Kelly Connally 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. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394076-washington-snohomish-county-respon...
Georgia ADDED SOURCE Clemme Black Absentee Ballot Fraud Clemme Black was accused of unlawful assistance with absentee ballots. Dismissed for lack of evidence. Dismissed for lack of evidence. https://web.archive.org/web/20161226021856/http://www.documentcloud.org/document...
Kentucky Hugh Melvin Perkins M Registration fraud - ineligible felon Perkins, a convicted felon, was allegedly wrongfully registered to vote from 1992 to 2010. Charged with wrongful registration. Pleaded guilty. (10-CR-00001, Lawrence County) One-year sentence with a pre-trial diversion of 4 years. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/373976-kentucky-ag-response-with-cases.ht...
West Virginia Glen Dale “Hound Dog” Adkins (former Logan County Clerk) M Vote Buying Glen Dale “Hound Dog” Adkins was indicted with others for a conspiracy to control county government in Lincoln County by buying votes, keeping some supporters’ property taxes low, controlling county and state government jobs and rewarding supporters by ensuring their roads were repaired. Admitted that he sold his vote in 1996 for $500. Charged with accepting money for voting. Pleaded guilty. http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1549361/posts http://www.ejfi.org/Voting/Voting-71.htm http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/396135-eac.html
Ohio Jennifa Shropshire F 2008-11 Petition Fraud 1 Jennifa Shropshire was charged with 2 counts prohibitions relating to petitions or declarations. Pleaded guilty to 1 count prohibitions relating to petitions or declarations, felony. Second count was merged. 6 months incarceration (suspended), 1 year of probation http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/395896-ohio-summit-county-with-cases.html
Virginia Rankin Mosley 2011-11 Registration Fraud Ineligible Voting 2 Rankin Mosley charged with false statement on voter form and wrongfully voting. Guilty. (Mecklenburg County) http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/399943-virginia-fraud-cases.html
Washington Carl Schenk M 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. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394076-washington-snohomish-county-respon...
California Theresa Sogbi F Theresa Sogbi pleaded guilty to fraudulently voting or attempting to vote. Served two years probation and 40 hours of community service

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