True the Vote Election Crimes Database

A nationwide compilation of election crimes prosecutions

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State Defendant Co-Defendants Sex Date Electionsort descending D/R Charged Convicted Type1 Type2 Type3 # Charges # Fraudulent Votes / Election Margin Description Sentence Source1 Source2 Source3 Source4 Source5 Follow Up
Georgia DeBreayzion Monti Harris M 2010-08 Registration fraud Accused of having multiple voter registration/voter ID cards under different names, addresses and dates of birth. (State Elections Board Case #2010-00121100229; Bibb County) $1,000 fine, cease and desist order and public reprimand
Mississippi Shirley Roberts M Shirley Roberts was accused of voter fraud. Pleaded guilty to misdemeanor false pretense.
Pennsylvania Mario Grisom M 2009-05 Registration Fraud While working for ACORN, Latasha Leann Kinney was charged with forgery, solicitation, unsworn falsification, obstruction, interference and impersonation. Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen A. Zappala Jr. said Mr. Grisom solicited a county elections office employee for a registration. The person filled out the form with everything but a name and social security number by way of testing what would happen, according to elections director Mark Wolosik. The form was later submitted by ACORN with a forged signature and false social security number.
Washington Carl Schenk 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.
Washington Ryan Patridge M Registration Fraud 1 A charge of registration fraud against Ryan Patridge was found to have Insufficient evidence to pursue.
Kansas Finney County - Name Unknown 2010 Multiple Voting 1 Person voted in both Kansas and Oklahoma. Referred to county attorney for investigation.
Missouri Anthony Reliford M 2006 Registration Fraud Anthony Reliford was one of eight individuals from ACORN’s Project Vote affiliate, investigated by the FBI and arrested in 2007 for violation of election laws. All eight pleaded guilty to voter registration fraud.
Missouri Kenneth Williams M 2006 Registration Fraud Kenneth Williams was one of eight individuals from ACORN’s Project Vote affiliate, investigated by the FBI and arrested in 2007 for violation of election laws. All eight pleaded guilty to voter registration fraud.
Tennessee Unknown 2014-05 Petition fraud Forgery 0 The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation launched a probe to determine whether about 300 signatures on a petition to recall District 7 Councilman Chris Anderson that were tossed out by the Hamilton County Election Commission were forged. TBI spokesman Josh DeVine said investigators were requested by the local district attorney's office. More than 3,000 signatures, but over half were thrown out after the election commission determined that the signer lived outside the district or because the signature appeared fake.
Indiana Paul Etheridge (former New Albany mayoral candidate) Joshua Clemons M D 2012-09 Absentee/Mail Forgery 3 1 Paul Etheridge pleaded* guilty to forgery of an official ballot endorsement, a Class D felony, after he and Joshua Clemons were charged with three counts each of falsely obtaining and marking absentee ballots. *Plea deal: 1 year and 180 days (suspended), 1 year and 180 days supervised probation, 24 hours community service


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