|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|
|Washington||Chesa Legette||F||Registration Fraud||1||A charge of registration fraud against Chesa Legette was found to have Insufficient evidence to pursue.||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/368706-washington-clark-county-response-w...|
|Hawaii||Clifford Uwainewas (former State Senator)||Ross Segawa Debra Kawaoka Brian Minaai||M||1982||Democratic primary||D||1983-02||Registration fraud - ineligible district||1||State Sen. Clifford Uwaine was convicted of conspiring to illegally register voters in the 1982 Democrat primary. Prosecutors found that 27 participated in a scheme to illegally register Honolulu voters in order to boost Democrat candidate Ross Segawa, a student in the University law school, into the District 19 state House seat that encompassed Manoa, where the university’s main campus is located. The students, including some working in the Legislature or attending the university’s law school, were caught when Segawa’s opponent noticed that some of Segawa’s youthful supporters claimed they lived at the Arcadia Retirement Residence on their voter registration forms. They recruited people from outside the 19th district – a total of 32 known names – and used false addresses to register them on the 19th district rolls.||3 months in jail||http://www.hawaiireporter.com/university-of-hawaii-procurement-officer-involved-...||http://www.nytimes.com/1983/02/13/us/around-the-nation-hawaii-state-senator-accu...|
|Hawaii||Debra Kawaoka (former aide to State Sen. Clifford Uwaine)||Ross Segawa Clifford Uwainewas Brian Minaai||F||1982||Democratic primary||D||1983-02||Registration fraud - ineligible district||1||Debra Kawaoka, an aide to State Sen. Clifford Uwaine, was convicted of conspiring to illegally register voters in the 1982 Democrat primary. Prosecutors found that 27 participated in a scheme to illegally register Honolulu voters in order to boost Democrat candidate Ross Segawa, a student in the University law school, into the District 19 state House seat that encompassed Manoa, where the university’s main campus is located. The students, including some working in the Legislature or attending the university’s law school, were caught when Segawa’s opponent noticed that some of Segawa’s youthful supporters claimed they lived at the Arcadia Retirement Residence on their voter registration forms. They recruited people from outside the 19th district – a total of 32 known names – and used false addresses to register them on the 19th district rolls.||Weekends in prison for 1 year||http://www.hawaiireporter.com/university-of-hawaii-procurement-officer-involved-...||http://www.nytimes.com/1983/02/13/us/around-the-nation-hawaii-state-senator-accu...||http://www.hawaiireporter.com/hawaiis-voter-fraud-troubles|
|Texas||Melva Kay Ponce||F||2004-11||General||Impersonation||Illegal assistance||1||1||Melva Kay Ponce pleaded* guilty to one count of attempted illegal voting, after being charged with voter impersonation (TEC 64.012) in the 2004 general election.||*Plea deal: 2 years deferred adjudication, $1500 fine||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/404105-texas-ag-response.html||Bee: B-05-2101-0-CR-B|
|Mississippi||Tate King (former Benton County Supervisor)||M||2007||Democratic primary, Runoff||Vote Buying||3||Tate King, Benton County Supervisor, was accused of 1 count conspiracy to commit voter fraud and 2 counts of voter fraud in connection with the Aug. 7, 2007, Democratic primary and subsequent runoff in Benton County. Pleaded guilty to 2 counts voter fraud. Additional count dismissed. (Case #BK2008-004A, Circuit Court, Benton County)||1 year of incarceration, 2 years of house arrest, 2 years of post release supervision||http://djournal.com/tippah/2009/07/15/jury-convicts-two-in-benton-vote-fraud-cas...||http://msbusiness.com/2010/10/three-sentenced-in-voter-fraud-case/||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394430-mississippi-benton-county-cases-fo...|
|Minnesota||Barbara Ann Nyhammer||F||2008-11||General||2010-12||impersonation||Absentee/Mail||Multiple voting||3||1||Barbara Ann Nyhammer was charged with three felony counts of voter fraud in the 2008 general election: voting more than once in the same election, signing a false absentee ballot certificate, and false statement in an absentee ballot application. Nyhammer admitted she completed, signed and submitted an absentee ballot for her daughter. Nyhammer voted for herself in person on Nov. 4 in Andover; her daughter also voted in person in Mankato. Nyhammer accepted a plea* to the charge of signing a false absentee certificate in exchange for deferred adjudication; the other two charges were dismissed, as was the third charge once Nyhammer completed her sentence of one year of probation and $200 in costs. Her daughter, who said she ʺforgot she had already voted via the absentee ballot," was not charged.||*Plea deal: Deferred adjudication - 1 year probation, $200 court costs||http://www.theuptake.org/core/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/Barbara-Ann-Nyhammer-Co...||http://archives.ecmpublishers.com/2011/02/12/andover-woman-charged-for-2008-vote...||http://www.startribune.com/proponents-of-voter-id-get-their-exhibit-a/141694543/|
|Washington||Richard E. Williams||M||2010||Absentee/Mail||Forgery||1||Richard E. Williamswas charged with voting on others' ballot, a misdemeanor. Bail forfeiture is on record as the last status report.||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/370961-washington-island-county-2.html||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394621-washington-island-county-1-3232.ht...|
|Texas||Jose A. Garza||M||2012-07||Democratic primary runoff||D||2015-03||Absentee/mail||Ballot tampering||10||10||Brownsville residents Jose A. Garza and Rafael Elizondo were indicted for possessing marked ballots without the consent of the voter, in violation of Section 86.006 of the Texas Election Code. Elizondo was indicted for possessing more than ten marked ballots without the consent of the voter during a 2012 primary runoff election. The charge is a third-degree felony, punishable by confinement in state jail from 180 days to two years and a fine of up to $10,000.||https://www.texasattorneygeneral.gov/news/releases/attorney-general-paxtons-offi...||http://www.brownsvilleherald.com/news/local/article_dce579c6-cdb2-11e4-ae75-97cd...|
|Kentucky||Tami Jo Risner||Gary “Rooster” Risner Larry Shepherd Mason Daniels Scott McCarty||F||2014||Primary, General||D||Vote buying||Tami Jo Risner was convicted in federal court of conspiring to buy votes in the 2014 primary and general elections, along with her husband Gary “Rooster” Risner and chief deputy county court clerk Larry Shepherd. Co-defendant Scotty L. McCarty pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor vote-fraud charge and gave information to authorities. Unindicted co-conspirator Charles “Doc” Hardin allegedly put up money for vote buying in multiple elections from 2008 to 2014. In 2014, Risner handled the money for the conspiracy, while his wife and Daniels recruited vote-sellers and Shepherd used his position to further the scheme, according to prosecutors.||http://www.kentucky.com/news/state/article94699187.html||http://www.kentucky.com/news/state/article95468937.html|
|Colorado||Marquita Illona Duncan||F||Voter Impersonation||1||1||Marquita Illona Duncan was charged with impersonating elector. Pleaded to impersonating an elector and received $195.50 in fines and court fees.||Pleaded to impersonating an elector and received $195.50 in fines and court fees.||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/370952-colorado-cases.html|
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