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 # Charges # Fraudulent Votes / Election Margin Description Sentence Source1 Source2sort ascending Source3 Source4 Source5 Follow Up
Colorado Janie M. Duran F Multiple Voting Charged with voting twice. Dismissed by district attorney. Dismissed
Mississippi Dorothy Brown F 2009-06 A complaint was filed against Dorothy Brown on 6/26/09, according to the Public Integrity Division Case View PI-09-00060. Charges involved "financial crimes" related to voter fraud.
New Mexico Luz Vargas Mary Ann O'Brien F 2012-03 Sunland Park municipal 2012-06 Ineligible district voting 4 1 Authorities say 56-year-old Luz Vargas registered El Paso, Texas, resident Mary Ann O'Brien to vote in Sunland Park's municipal election in March. They were charged with false voting, conspiracy to commit false voting, registration offenses, falsifying election documents and false swearing.
Connecticut Jack D. Rehm M 2009-11 Ineligible district voting 1 The Town of Darien Registrar of Voters brought a complaint against Jack D. Rehm pertaining to his proper residence after an election. The Connecticut Elections Enforcement Commission investigation concluded that although Rehm had voted when not legally qualified, no further action was taken due to mitigating circumstances. Not charged
Connecticut Sybil Allen (former Democratic Town Committee member) F 2000-03 Democratic primary D Absentee/Mail Illegal assistance Forgery Sybil Allen admitted to absentee ballot fraud in the March 2000 Bridgeport Town Commitee Democratic primary. Allen completed absentee ballot applications for voters, persuaded one person to sign the application for a family member that no longer resided in the home, forged the signatures of two other applicants, and told one voter that a candidate was not on the ballot. She also was present when ballots were marked and took possession of them. $5,000 fine, resigned from the Democratic Town Committee, barred from seeking re-election for 2 years
Washington Robert Victor Holmgren M 2004-11 2005-05 Absentee/Mail Impersonation 1 Robert Victor Holmgren was charged with casting an absentee ballot in the name of his recently deceased spouse, Charlette Holmgren. $250 fine (suspended)


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