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/Rsort descending Charged Convicted Type1 Type2 Type3 # Charges # Fraudulent Votes / Election Margin Description Sentence Source1 Source2 Source3 Source4 Source5 Follow Up
Missouri Tracy Renee Jones Keven Hayes Danny Lawrence Williams Rogell Coker Jr F 2014 General - 2014 (Initiative) 2015-05 Petition fraud Forgery 0 Felony forgery warrants were issued for Tracy Renee Jones, Danny Lawrence Williams and Rogell Coker Jr. Keven Hayes was also arrested in Columbia on three felony counts of forgery over fraudulent signatures on a 2014 initiative petition that unsuccessfully sought to put an early-voting proposal on the Missouri ballot. Secretary of State Jason Kander turned its investigative findings over to Boone County law enforcement officials, who filed the charges. There were 1,000 questionable signatures flagged in Boone County alone, including those of deceased individuals. Investigators allege that Hayes submitted petitions with 363 signatures from Boone County, including names of deceased individuals and three people who when contacted said they hadn't signed the petition. Hayes collected signatures on behalf of Buzzard Bay Strategies, which paid bonuses to those collecting the most signatures.
Colorado Rhea Skeeters F Multiple voting 1 1 Rhea Skeeters was found guilty of one count of voting twice. Deferred sentence: 1 year in jail, $50 fine, court costs
Connecticut Lola Hailey F Absentee/Mail Hailey, a city employee, was accused of voting an absentee ballot when he could have voted in person. $200 fine and ordered to comply with the law in the future
Georgia ADDED SOURCE Ruth Turner F Absentee Ballot Fraud Ruth Turner was accused of nursing home absentee ballot fraud. Dismissed
Georgia Evelyn Williams (campaign worker) F 2010 Petition Fraud Accused of nomination petition fraud. Pleaded guilty. (State Elections Board Case #2008-00661094981, Appling County) $100 fine, cease and desist order and public reprimand
Tennessee Mary Lou Simpson F 2004-10 2005-01 Ineligible voting 1 Mary Lou Simpson pleaded guilty to the charge of illegal attempt to vote. 2 years probation with judgment of conviction deferred for same period. Eligible for dismissal upon successful completion of probationary terms. Right to vote was taken away until January 2009.
Kentucky Pendleton County - Name Unknown 2003 Registration Fraud 1 An unnamed individual was charged with one count of fraudulent registration. Charge dismissed. Dismissed
Ohio Melissa Monikisha Green F Petition Fraud Melissa Monikisha Green was charged with prohibitions relating to petitions or declarations. Pleaded guilty to prohibited acts concerning declarations and petitions, felony. 6 months of probation
California Ricardo Lopez-Munguia M 2008-11 General 2012 Non-citizen voting 3 1 Ricardo Lopez-Munguia, a Mexican who was deported decades ago for drug trafficking, pleaded* guilty to living illegally in Escondido under a false identity, making a false claim to U.S. citizenship, and fraudulently voting in the 2008 U.S. presidential election. Lopez-Munguia assumed the identity of Gustavo Carranza-Madrigal, a U.S. citizen, and obtained a fraudulent California driver's license, a Social Security card and a U.S. passport. Lopez was set to be deported to Mexico upon completion of his sentence. *Plea deal: Deportation
Wisconsin Terry Krall M 2008-11 2009-12 Ineligible felon voting Terry Krall of Eau Claire was charged with voting illegally in the November 2008 election. Krall was a convicted felon who was on supervision at the time he voted.


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