|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|
|Connecticut||Wayne Baker||M||R||Absentee/Mail||Wayne Baker, chairman of a Republican town committee, was accused of not providing information required by law on unsolicited absentee ballot applications.||Ordered to comply with laws for disseminating unsolicited absentee ballot applications in the future|
|Virginia||Adam Dustin Ward||Jennifer Derrebery||M||2011-12||Republican primary||R||2013-07||Petition fraud||Perjury||Forgery||33||0||Adam Dustin Ward was charged in Martinsville with 11 counts each of election fraud, perjury, and uttering (passing) a forged document in connection. Ward worked for election contractor Stillwater LLC, which was enlisted to obtain signatures on campaign petitions for Republican candidate Newt Gingrich in Virginia's 2012 presidential primary. A number of people who signed the petitions did not live at the addresses listed. Ward pleaded guilty in June 2013 to 36 similar charges filed by Augusta County. Co-defendant Jennifer Derrebery assisted prosecutors, and fellow Stillwater employee Traci Foley was also charged in Martinsville.||*Plea deal: ?||http://www.martinsvillebulletin.com/news/local/election-fraud-charges-alleged/ar...||http://www.nbc29.com/story/20780721/augusta-grand-jury-indicts-two-on-election-f...||http://valawyersweekly.com/2013/08/01/more-charges-filed-in-gingrich-election-fr...|
|North Carolina||Anita Moore||Ross "Toogie" Banner Carlos Hood Valerie Moore Wayne Shatley||F||2002-11||General||R||2003-07||Vote Buying||Anita Moore and four others reportedly offered to pay, and paid, people to vote for Republican candidates and for Gary Clark, the Republican candidate for sheriff in the 2002 general election in Caldwell County. Pleaded guilty.||http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/955845/posts||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/366806-north-carolina-reporter-from-news2...|
|Illinois||Rodney McCulloch||M||2005||Republican primary||R||Petition fraud||7||0||Rodney McCullough was convicted of 3 counts of perjury and 1 count of disregarding the election code in a scheme that forged signatures to qualify Milton Township assesor James Gumm for the 2005 Republican primary ballot. McCulloch, a political consultant working on the reelection campaign of the Gumm, was also charged 3 counts of forgery.||2 years probation, 150 hours community service, $200 to county anti-crime fund||http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2008-06-28/news/0806270432_1_election-fraud-p...||http://caselaw.findlaw.com/il-court-of-appeals/1539352.html|
|Virginia||Traci Manning Foley||F||2011-12||Republican primary||R||2013-07||Petition fraud||Perjury||Forgery||15||0||Traci Manning Foley was indicted in Martinsville on five counts each of perjury, election fraud, and uttering a forged public document. Foley worked for election contractor Stillwater LLC, which was enlisted to obtain signatures on campaign petitions for Republican candidate Newt Gingrich in Virginia's 2012 presidential primary. A number of people who signed the petitions did not live at the addresses listed. Fellow Stillwater employee Adam Ward was also charged in Martinsville, as well as by Augusta County.||http://www.martinsvillebulletin.com/news/local/election-fraud-charges-alleged/ar...|
|North Carolina||Carlos Hood||Ross "Toogie" Banner Anita Moore Valerie Moore Wayne Shatley||M||2002-11||General||R||2003-07||Vote Buying||Carlos Hood was convicted on charges of buying Republican votes for the 2002 general election in Caldwell County. He was reportedly securing votes for Gary Clark, the Republican candidate for sheriff. Hood was convicted of conspiracy and vote buying.||http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/955845/posts||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/366806-north-carolina-reporter-from-news2...|
|Massachusetts||Jack Villamaino (East Longmeadow Selectman)||Courtney Llewellyn||M||2012-09||Republican primary||R||2012-10||Registration fraud||Absentee/Mail||12||285||Courtney Llewellyn pleaded guilty to voter fraud charges in Hampden Superior Court. Llewellyn was accused of conspiring with former East Longmeadow Selectman Jack Villamaino in a scheme to change the party affiliations of hundreds of voters to help his chances of winning the Republican Primary. Villamaino was running for State Representative at the time. He pleaded guilty to similar charges last month and sentenced to four months in jail. Llewellyn pleaded guilty to a lesser misdemeanor charge and will serve a of year probation. Four of the charges were "continued without a finding." Those charges include larceny, forgery and felony counts of interfering with an election official. She has been ordered to do community service. Villamaino pleaded guilty in Hampden County Superior Court to charges of larceny under $250, interfering with an election official, four counts of forgery of a document, four counts of perjury, and conspiracy to commit an unlawful act. Villamaino and his wife, Courtney Llewellyn, were charged in 2012 with changing the party affiliations for about 280 East Longmeadow voters.||*Plea deal: 1 year in house of corrections (only 4 months to be served) plus 1 year of probation plus 200 hours community service, for 11 charges including felony forgery and perjury [1 count larceny under $250, 1 count interfering with an election official, 4 counts of forgery of a document, 4 counts of perjury, and 1 count conspiracy to commit an unlawful act ] [original 12 charges: 9 counts of absentee voter fraud, 1 count of illegal attempt to vote, 1 count of interfering with election officials, 1 count of larceny]||http://www.thenewamerican.com/usnews/politics/item/16491-two-sentenced-in-massac...||http://www.westernmassnews.com/story/23069229/jack-villamaino-to-serve-4-months-...|
|Virginia||Jennifer Derrebery||Adam Dustin Ward||F||2011-12||Republican primary||R||Petition Fraud||Perjury||Forgery||2||0||Jennifer Derrebery, of Bassett, pleaded* guilty in Augusta County to felony counts of election fraud and perjury after falsifying hundreds of signatures on campaign petitions for Republican candidate Newt Gingrich in Virginia's 2012 presidential primary. Derrebery, working for election contractor Stillwater LLC, submitted signed and notarized forms to the Virginia Board of Elections containing roughly 400 signatures - nearly all of them fraudulent. She was sentenced to 10 years in jail on each offense, to run concurrently (suspended), placed on 5 years’ probation, and ordered to pay $1,266 in court costs.||*Plea deal: 10 years in jail for each offense (suspended), 5 years probation, $1,266 court costs||http://www.nbc29.com/story/20780721/augusta-grand-jury-indicts-two-on-election-f...||http://www.nbc29.com/story/21893927/woman-pleads-guilty-to-felony-election-fraud...|
|North Carolina||Ross "Toogie" Banner||Carlos Hood Anita Moore Valerie Moore Wayne Shatley||M||2002-11||General||R||2003-07||Vote Buying||Ross "Toogie" Banner was convicted on charges of buying Republican votes for the 2002 general election in Caldwell County. He was reportedly securing votes for Gary Clark, the Republican candidate for Sheriff. He was convicted of conspiracy and vote buying.||http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/955845/posts||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/366806-north-carolina-reporter-from-news2...|
|New York||Vincent Sculco (former town Republican Chairman)||M||2007||Town Board||R||Petition Fraud||Vincent Sculco allegedly submitted 42 forged signatures on designating petitions for a Republican primary in North Greenbrush, New York. Pleaded to a misdemeanor for misconduct in relation to petitions.||30 days in the Rensselaer County sheriff's work order program||http://blog.timesunion.com/localpolitics/1067/north-greenbush-gop-operative-admi...||http://news10.com/2007/08/10/alleged-voter-fraud-involving-missing-chairman-the-...|
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