|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|
|California||Jason Holley||Jessica Sundell||M||2006||2006-10||Registration Fraud||1||0||Jason Holley and Jessica Sundell pleaded* guilty to one count of felony voter registration fraud for unlawfully registering voters without their knowledge. They acquired victims’ personal information by checking their IDs and forging voter party registration information in the victims’ name without the victims’ knowledge or consent. They were paid $10 by petition companies and campaign coordinators for each new voter form, as well as being paid separately for gathering petition signatures on statewide ballot initiatives.||*Plea deal: 3 years probation||http://admin.cdn.sos.ca.gov/press-releases/prior/2007/07_001.pdf||http://admin.cdn.sos.ca.gov/press-releases/prior/2006/06_166.pdf|
|Washington||Angelique Travis||F||Registration Fraud||1||A charge of registration fraud against Angelique Travis was found to have Insufficient evidence to pursue.||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/368706-washington-clark-county-response-w...|
|California||Unknown impersonator used identity of Julita Abutin (deceased 2006)||Multiple||Impersonation||0||4||Someone used the identity of Julita Abutin to vote in Norwalk in 2008, 2010, 2012, and 2014. Abutin died in 2006.||None - no way to identify the impersonator||http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2016/05/23/cbs2-investigation-uncovers-votes-bein...||http://dailysignal.com/2016/05/26/california-refuses-to-admit-its-voter-fraud-pr...|
|Ohio||Multiple cases - Delaware County||ResponsibleOhio||2015-08||Issue 3 referendum||Registration fraud||Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted sent “multiple cases” of potential voter-registration fraud by ResponsibleOhio to the Delaware County prosecutor for possible legal action. Voter registration forms submitted by The Strategy Network, the company owned by Ian James, executive director of ResponsibleOhio, appear to include “potential violations of election laws.”|
|New Jersey||Lucia A. Guzman||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||Lucia A. Guzman of Paterson; Ana Vely-Gomez of Paterson; Belkis M. Cespedes of Paterson; Inocencio Jimenez of Paterson; and Jose Ramon Ruiz of Prospect Park, were arrested on charges of second- and third-degree voter fraud and third-degree tampering with public record. Dalila Rodriguez of Paterson, Wilson A. Torres of Paterson, Octavio A. Dominguez of Elmwood Park; 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. 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|
|New Jersey||Floyd Tally||Marty Small Ernest Storr Tracy Pijuan Luquay Zahir David Callaway Toni Dixon Dameka Cross Mark Crumble Michele Griffin Ramona Stephens Demaris Jones Ronald Harris||2009||Municipal - Democratic primary||2009-09||Absentee Ballot Fraud||9||Floyd Talley was one of 14 allegedly working alongside Atlantic City Councilman Marty Small to commit absentee ballot fraud. Talley was charged with 9 counts of voter fraud. Allegedly, voters were asked to apply for absentee ballots, but instead of letting the voters choose their own candidate, a self-proclaimed “secret army” mishandled ballots and even had a “shredding party” to dispose of votes for opposing candidates. Voters were told whom to vote for, never received their ballots — which wound up being cast anyway — or got their applications and ballots at the same time. It was alleged that some voters did not even live in the city, and used fictitious addresses in order to vote. Tally was acquitted.||Acquitted||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/395062-new-jersey-dcj-cases-3.html||http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/news/breaking/atlantic-city-councilman-marty-...|
|Georgia||Tim Clark||M||2010-08||Registration fraud||Accused of being registered to vote twice under two different names while on probation for rape. (State Elections Board Case #2010-0022 1100233; Haralson County)||$500 fine, cease and desist order and public reprimand||https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/369066/georgia-response-with-cases.pd...|
|Connecticut||Kellie Gleeson||F||Registration Fraud||Kellie Gleeson was accused of registering to vote using her university's address and a P.O. Box that belonged to the school newspaper, of which she was the editor.||$500 civil penalty and ordered to resubmit her registration application or cancel it and comply with the law in the future.|
|Washington||Sharon Walker||F||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...|
|Texas||Richard Alan Collier||M||2012-11||General||Absentee/mail||Multiple voting||1||1||Richard Alan Collier pleaded* guilty to the offense of Attempt to Commit Illegal Voting for voting twice in the November 2012 general election, in both Minnesota and Texas. Collier requested and submitted absentee ballots to vote in both Anoka County, Minnesota and Galveston County, Texas. Voting officials in Galveston County received a tip that Collier had posted a Facebook message about voting twice in that election. The Galveston County District Attorney’s Office recovered voting records and documents from both counties. Collier was convicted of the offense as a misdemeanor and the punishment assessed was a $4,000.00 fine.||*Plea deal: $4,000 fine||http://thepolicenews.net/default.aspx?act=Newsletter.aspx&category=News%201-2&ne...|
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