|State||Defendant||Co-Defendants||Sex||Date||Election||D/R||Charged||Convicted||Type1||Type2||Type3||# Charges||# Fraudulent Votes / Election Margin||Description||Sentence||Source1||Source2||Source3||Source4||Source5||Follow Up|
|Wisconsin||Frank Walton (CVP employee)||M||Registration fraud||1||0||Frank Walton pleaded guilty to Falsely Procuring Voter Registration (Felony Class I). Walton was a special registration deputy who solicited voter registrations while working for the Community Voter Project.||http://www.maciverinstitute.com/2010/10/acorn-worker-pleads-guilty-to-vote-fraud...|
|Ohio||Shannon Marie Davis||Registration Fraud||2||Shannon Marie Davis was charged with 1 count false registration and 1 count voter registration fraud. Pleaded guilty to false registration. Other count dismissed.||90 days either in jail or in a minimum-security facility|
|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|
|Washington||John Doe2||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...|
|New York||Heidi Bessette||Angela Gumbarevic||F||2010||Democratic Primary for Sheriff||D||Petition Fraud||2||Heidi Bessette was accused of aiding Angela Gumbarevic, a candidate for Oneida County sheriff in 2010, with submitting false signatures in an attempt to get Gumbarevic's name on the ballot. Charged with criminal possession of a forged instrument in the second degree and offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree. Acquitted on all counts following trial on September 8, 2011.||Acquitted||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/395975-new-york-oneida-county-response-wi...||http://www.uticaod.com/x1777822957/Angela-Gumbarevic-former-Sheriff-candidate-pl...|
|Mississippi||Minnie Saulsberry||William Gregory Eason||F||2003-08||Tallahatchie County run-off||2004-04||Vote buying/selling||Voter intimidation/coercion||Illegal assistance||Minnie Saulsberry pleaded* guilty to conspiracy to commit voter fraud and voter fraud in the August 2003 Tallahatchie County District 5 Supervisor run-off election. Saulsberry was charged, along with Greg Eason, of buying absentee votes with cash and beer, coercing voters, and illegal assistance. Saulsberry was sentenced to one year probation and fined $100.||*Plea deal: 1 year probation, $100 fine||http://caselaw.findlaw.com/ms-court-of-appeals/1379480.html||http://bradreeves.blogspot.com.br/2005/12/beer-for-votes-conviction-upheld.html|
|Minnesota||Mathew John Kluck||M||2008-11||General||2011-11||Ineligible felon voting||1||1||Mathew John Kluck was charged with voting while ineligible in the November 2008 general election. Kluck was convicted and sentenced for the offense of identity theft. He was placed on probation. As part of the probation agreement, he was not allowed to vote. According to Dakota County Auditor's records, Kluck voted Nov. 4, 2008, while still on probation. Kluck was one of 30 Dakota County residents charged in Dakota County District Court with either voting while ineligible or registering to vote while ineligible.||http://www.hastingsstargazette.com/content/four-hastings-residents-charged-voter...|
|North Carolina||Joshua Workman||M||2000 2002||General and Primary||Non-citizen voting||4||Joshua Workman, a Canadian citizen, was indicted and charged with voting and related offenses in the 2000 and 2002 primary and general elections. He pleaded guilty to providing false information to elections officials and to a federal agency. (Case #1:03-CR- 00038, Western District of North Carolina)|
|Kansas||Finney County - Name Unknown||2010||Multiple Voting||1||Person voted in both Kansas and Oklahoma. Referred to county attorney for investigation.||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/366880-kansas-2nd-response-part-1.html|
|Georgia||Eldridge Harris||M||2007-06||Absentee Ballot Fraud||Accused of violating Georgia statutes § 21-2-385 (a), § 21-2-385 (b) and § 21-2-574, pertaining to absentee ballots. Pleaded guilty. (State Elections Board Case #2006-27, Lamar County)||$600 fine, cease and desist order and a reprimand||https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/369066/georgia-response-with-cases.pd...|
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