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
Ohio Roger D. Schantz M 2008-11 2010-11 2011-11 2012-03 2012-06 Multiple Voting Ineligible district voting 6 Roger D. Schantz allegedly voted in elections "on or about November 4, 2008, November 2, 2010, November 8, 2011 and March 6, 2012 in which he was not a legally qualified elector,” and he was also alleged to “have voted or attempted to vote more than once in the same election." Charged with 6 counts illegal voting. Pleaded guilty to 2 counts of illegal voting. Remaining 4 counts were dismissed. 7 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio, 1 year of probation, $500 fine and voting privileges revoked http://www.archboldbuckeye.com/news/2012-06-20/Front_Page/BREAKING_NEWS.html http://www.archboldbuckeye.com/news/2012-09-26/Public_Record/Schantz_Sentenced_F...
Colorado Rhea Skeeters F Multiple voting 1 1 Rhea Skeeters was found guilty of one count of voting twice. Deferred sentence: 1 year in jail, $50 fine, court costs http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/370952-colorado-cases.html
Connecticut Lola Hailey F Absentee/Mail Hailey, 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
Georgia ADDED SOURCE Ruth Turner F Absentee Ballot Fraud Ruth Turner was accused of nursing home absentee ballot fraud. Dismissed http://web.archive.org/web/20161226021856/http://www.documentcloud.org/documents...
Kentucky Kenton County - Name Unknown 2001 Registration Fraud 1 An unnamed individual was charged with one count of destruction of registration records. Charge amended. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/399240-kentucky-statewide-cases.html
Virginia Paulas Whitehead 2010-01 Ineligible Voting Multiple Voting 3 Paulas Whitehead was charged with unqualified person voting and voting more than once in same election. Guilty. (Charles City County) http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/399943-virginia-fraud-cases.html
Washington Nathan Risen 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...
Kansas Riley County - Two Voters 2010 Multiple Voting 2 There were two cases where people allegedly voted in both Kansas and Colorado. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/366880-kansas-2nd-response-part-1.html
Hawaii Tiffany Edwards Hunt F 2012 2016-03 Registration fraud-ineligible district Ineligible district voting 1 1 Tiffany Edwards Hunt, a 2014 County Council District 5 candidate, was charged with voter fraud for violating Section 19-3.5, Hawai’i Revised Statutes, according to the office of the Hawai’i County Prosecuting Attorney. Edwards Hunt was accused of using her husband’s surf shop address in Pahoa instead of her home address in Hawaiian Acres over a five-year period from 2008 to 2013. The two addresses were located in different districts, allowing her the potential to vote in a district race that was not the one she lived in. The charge is alleged to have occurred between Aug. 7, 2012 and Nov. 5, 2012, and is a class C felony, which could be punishable with up to five years in prison and/or a $10,000 fine. http://bigislandnow.com/2016/02/24/voter-fraud-charged-against-former-county-cou... http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/former-county-council-candidate-...
Colorado Joanne Wilson F Voter Impersonation 2 Charged with 2 counts of impersonating an elector. Pleaded guilty to 1 count and 1 count was dropped. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/370952-colorado-cases.html

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