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 Marginsort descending Description Sentence Source1 Source2 Source3 Source4 Source5 Follow Up
Connecticut Lori Lyons F Absentee/Mail Lori Lyons was accused of failing to provide information about herself as required by law, when she assisted her son with his absentee ballot application. $200 fine and ordered to comply with the law in the future
New Jersey Kathleen McCullough F Registration Fraud 3 Kathleen McCullough was charged with 3 counts of false voter registration arising from claiming residency in two states. McCullough had two homes, one in New Jersey and one in Pennsylvania, where she worked part time at a law firm. She filed both federal and state tax return to match her Pennsylvania address, and maintained both her motor vehicle registration and her driver’s license in Pennsylvania. She also used two different surnames within a year (2007-2008). In 2007, she renewed her Pennsylvania vehicle registration, and in 2008, she filed new voter registration forms, using McCullough only as her name, when she had previously used McCullough-Finnigan. Judge Batten found that McCullough’s action and conduct was without any fraudulent intent and the charges were dismissed. Dismissed http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394940-new-jersey-cape-may-response-with-...
Washington David Christman M Registration Fraud 1 A charge of registration fraud against David Christman was found to have Insufficient evidence to pursue. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/368706-washington-clark-county-response-w...
Kentucky Kenton County - Name Unknown 2004 Registration Fraud An unnamed individual was charged with fraudulent registration. No true bill returned by grand jury. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/399240-kentucky-statewide-cases.html
New Jersey Wilson A. Torres Rigo Rodriguez Lissette Rodriguez Juan Jimenez Belkis M. Cespedes Ana Vely-Gomez Lucia A. Guzman Inocencio Jimenez Jose Ramon Ruiz Dalila Rodriguez Octavio A. Dominguez Juana A. Gil Jose E. Gonzalez Loudes Inoa Ricardo A. Fermin-Cepeda Wilson A. Torres 2010-05 Paterson city council D 2010-12 Absentee/mail Ballot tampering Forgery Wilson Torres, of Paterson, a former campaign worker for Rigo Rodriguez, was indicted on charges of mail-in ballot fraud, tampering with public records or information, falsifying records and forgery, Torres was one of 15 people charged for participating in a voter fraud scheme in the May 2010 Paterson city council election. http://www.nj.gov/oag/newsreleases10/pr20101202b.html
Washington Loren Vixie 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...
Georgia Carita Matthews F 2009 Accused of sloppy-to-nonexistent absentee ballot procedures. $800 fine, cease and desist order and public reprimand https://web.archive.org/web/20161201211812/http://www.documentcloud.org/document...
Connecticut David M. Adams, Jr. M 2008-11 Presidential Multiple Voting The Registrar of Voters brought a complaint against David M. Adams, Jr. alleging that he voted twice in the 2008 Presidential election. The Connecticut Elections Enforcement Commission investigation concluded that the matter should be dismissed, and that Adams' name should be removed from one of the two voter rolls where it appeared. Dismissed http://seec.ct.gov/e2casebase/data/fd/FD_2009_007.pdf
Georgia Vickie Stafford F 2010-08 Absentee/Mail Accused of nursing home absentee ballot fraud. (State Elections Board Case #2008-01351100189; Muscogee County) $1,000 fine, cease and desist order and public reprimand https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/369066/georgia-response-with-cases.pd...
Washington Tina Marie Johnson F 2007-07 Registration fraud 8 Felony charges were filed against 7 individuals who submitted about 1,800 registration cards on behalf of the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now, or ACORN. The organization agreed to keep a better eye on its employees and pay $25,000 to defray costs of the investigation. Tina Marie Johnson was charged with 8 counts of providing false information on a voter registration, a felony Dismissed http://www.bigbigforums.com/news-and-information/551359-7-charged-voter-registra... http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/395994-washington-king-county-cases.html

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