|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|
|Pennsylvania||Mark V. Cosentino||M||2002-08||Mark V. Cosentino was charged with unlawful voting according to Pensylvania Statue 25 Section 3533. "Any person who votes or attempts to vote at any primary or election, knowing that he does not possess all the qualifications of an elector..." Pleaded guilty.||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/404431-pennsylvania-state-cases-1.html|
|Connecticut||William Harding III||M||Absentee Ballot Fraud||Harding, 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|
|Nebraska||Eddie Pierce||M||2010-03||Registration Fraud||Pierce reportedly worked for a third-party voter registration organization, Project 10,000 Voters, and earned $1 for each registration he completed. He reportedly created and turned in 195 fictitious documents. He was charged with 3 counts of election falsification, 2 of which were dropped. He pleaded guilty to 1 charge.||24 months of probation and $903 in fees||http://www.wowt.com/home/headlines/88296137.html?storySection=story|
|New Jersey||Octavio A. Dominguez||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||Octavio A. Dominguez of Elmwood Park; Dalila Rodriguez of Paterson, Wilson A. Torres of Paterson, Juana A. Gil of Paterson; Jose E. Gonzalez of Paterson; and Loudes Inoa of Paterson were charged with third-degree voter fraud and third-degree tampering with public records. Jose Ramon Ruiz of Prospect Park, Inocencio Jimenez of Paterson; Lucia A. Guzman of Paterson; Ana Vely-Gomez of Paterson; and Belkis M. Cespedes of Paterson were arrested on charges of second- and third-degree voter fraud and third-degree tampering with public record. Ricardo A. Fermin-Cepeda of Paterson, was charged with second- and third-degree voter fraud and third-degree tampering with public records but is currently a fugitive. The defendants all allegedly acted as bearers/messengers for mail-in (absentee) ballots. The complaint summonses allege that the defendants tampered with mail-in ballots and/or voted mail-in ballots on behalf of voters who did not receive the ballots or who did not authorize them to vote for them.||http://www.nj.gov/oag/newsreleases10/pr20101202b.html|
|Washington||Stephen Jasso||M||Registration Fraud||1||A charge of registration fraud against Stephen Jasso was found to have Insufficient evidence to pursue.||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/368706-washington-clark-county-response-w...|
|Kentucky||Henderson County - Name Unknown||2004||Registration Fraud||An unnamed individual was charged with fraudulent registration. Found guilty.||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/399240-kentucky-statewide-cases.html|
|Washington||Jeff Bogaard||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||Qasim Cheema||2011-11||Non-citizen voting||Accused of being a non-citizen registered to vote and voting. (State Elections Board Case #2009-00201111721)||$500 fine, cease and desist order and public reprimand||https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/369066/georgia-response-with-cases.pd...|
|Texas||Chente Quintanilla (former state representative)||Enedina Nina Serna Ruben Lujan||2014-05||Primary Runoff - 2014||D||Absentee/Mail||The Attorney General's office is looking into voter fraud allegations made by former Justice of the Peace for Precinct Six, Rosalie Dominguez, against former State Rep. Chente Quintanilla and two current Justices of the Peace, Enedina Nina Serna and Ruben Lujan. Serna and Quintanilla allegedly signed up seniors for absentee ballots for homebound residents and unlawfully picked up the ballots at their homes. Dominguez also included Lujan in the suit, saying he threatened seniors to not cooperate with her investigation.||http://www.kvia.com/news/lawsuit-claims-voter-fraud-by-former-state-rep-justices...|
|Virginia||Jesse Terry||2010-11||Ineligible Voting||Jesse Terry was charged with wrongfully voting (Mecklenburg County)||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/399943-virginia-fraud-cases.html|
How You Can Help
Join the movement and sign up for our Knowledge Network to get educated on the issues and opportunities to serve and connect with other citizen activists in your community.
Support True the Vote’s efforts to keep our elections free and fair.
Stay in touch
You can support True the Vote and get current information, insights and updates on various social media platforms.