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 # Chargessort descending # Fraudulent Votes / Election Margin Description Sentence Source1 Source2 Source3 Source4 Source5 Follow Up
Indiana Mario Del Valle M 2003 Democratic primary D Ineligible district voting 1 Mario Del Valle pleaded* guilty to illegally voting in a precinct other than his own in the 2003 Democratic primary. *Plea deal: 1 year probation, 30 hours community service http://www.nwitimes.com/news/local/article_89a08182-5249-5367-9a0d-8d152a4c689b....
Georgia Pat Hall Pat Hall was accused of being in violation of laws regarding who can request an absentee ballot and when it can be requested, as well as a law regarding election superintendent duties (§ 21-2-100, § 21-2-380(b), § 21-2-385(c)). Cease and desist order https://web.archive.org/web/20161216002204/http://www.documentcloud.org/document...
Georgia Thomas Habel M 2008 2011 Multiple Voting 1 Thomas Habel was accused of being registered to vote in both Florida and Georgia and voting in both during the 2008 election. (State Elections Board Case #2008-01231104754) $500 fine, cease and desist order and public reprimand https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/369066/georgia-response-with-cases.pd...
Pennsylvania Austin Murphy (former Pennsylvania Democrat congressman) M D Absentee Ballot Fraud Illegal assistance Former Pennsylvania Democrat congressman Austin Murphy was convicted in 1998 of visiting nursing homes and improperly “assisting” the filling out of absentee ballots. http://new.grassrootinstitute.org/2010/12/the-dangers-of-mail-in-ballots/ https://spectator.org/49574_absentee-voter/
Connecticut Neill Bovaird M Registration Fraud A complaint was made that Richard Murray, Neill Bovaird, Kelly Way, Nancy Pilon, Janelle Rooks, M. Samantha Geiger, Amy Bovaird, Peter Nygard, Shannon Nygard and Angela Harwood were registered and in some cases voted in a place where they did not reside. An Election Commission investigation found that the defendants had registered in good faith with the belief that they did reside in the district in which they registered. The Commission found that had the Registrar's office been more thorough and done their due diligence, it would have found that the addresses provided were not within the required district and the voter registrations/voting would not have occurred. Not charged http://seec.ct.gov/e2casebase/data/fd/FD_2010_073.pdf
Texas Multiple political operatives 2012 2016 Multiple Absentee/Mail Illegal assistance Forgery An investigation into what is allegedly the largest voter fraud operation in Texas history, involving at least 20,000 fraudulently-harvested mail ballots, is underway in Tarrant County. At least two races were apparently won through voter fraud: State Rep. Ramon Romero Jr. (D–Fort Worth) and Fort Worth Mayor Pro Tem Sal Espino. Espino won his race by a twenty-six vote margin in an election in which 450 votes were fraudulently harvested. Romero won his seat by a 110 vote margin. http://www.empowertexans.com/around-texas/evidence-of-alleged-tarrant-county-vot...
Kentucky Wilbur Graves Gary Bartley Ronald Muse Wanda Moore M 2006-11 General 2010-06 Vote buying Wilbur Graves, a former Monroe County Judge-Executive, was convicted of conspiracy to buy votes during the 2006 Monroe County general election. Tompkinsville residents Gary Bartley, Ronald Muse and Wanda Moore were also charged in the conspiracy. 12 months and 1 day in prison, 2 years supervised release, $5000 fine http://www.wbko.com/home/headlines/4_Monroe_Countians_Sentenced_in_Vote-Buying_S... https://www.fbi.gov/louisville/press-releases/2011/final-defendant-pleads-guilty... http://www.wbko.com/home/headlines/96184809.html
Connecticut Candice G. Williams F 2008-11 Presidential Multiple Voting The Democratic Registrar brought a complaint against Candice G. Williams alleging that she voted twice during the 2008 presidential election. The Connecticut Elections Enforcement Commission investigation concluded that the matter should be dismissed. Dismissed http://seec.ct.gov/e2casebase/data/fd/FD_2010_090.pdf
Georgia James Bryant, Jr. M 2005 Americus mayoral Absentee/Mail Illegal assistance 6 James Bryant, Jr. admitted to improperly assisting voters in completing their absentee ballots in the 2005 Americus mayoral election. Bryant was a candidate in that election, and on at least six occasions, he helped voters fill out information on their ballot mailers without signing the requisite oath indicating he had provided the assistance. $600 fine https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/369066/georgia-response-with-cases.pd...
Kentucky Logan County - Name Unknown 2008 Registration Fraud An unnamed individual was charged with destruction of registration records. Charge was amended. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/399240-kentucky-statewide-cases.html

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