|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|
|Missouri||Nonaresa Montgomery||F||2001||Mayoral Primary||D||Registration Fraud||Nonaresa Montgomery, the head of Operation Big Vote, was found guilty of perjury in a trial in St. Louis Circuit Court. The matter involved the submission of thousands of fraudulent voter registration cards before a 2001 mayoral primary. Instead of allowing a jury to recommend a sentence, a plea deal was made between the attorneys.||2 years of probation, 80 hours community service and banned from organized political activity and voter registration efforts||https://business.highbeam.com/435553/article-1G1-128482308/jury-finds-montgomery...||http://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2006/07/scandal-plagued-missouri-democrats-sue-t...||http://electionlawblog.org/archives/002919.html|
|Virginia||Adam Brody Sharrett||Betty Bolling Ben Ellis Cooper Don Houston Estridge Jamie Fritz Belinda C. Sharrett Dennis Martin Sharrett Kevin Lee Sharrett Owen "Andy" Sharrett Owen "Dude" Sharrett Benjamin G. Surber||M||2004-05||Municipal||D||2006-03||Absentee/Mail||Adam Brody Sharrett was involved with a group of 14 individuals in Wise County charged with a total of 269 alleged violations of conspiracy, tampering with absentee ballots and forgery. Pleaded guilty January 2007.||http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1589704/posts||http://www.ejfi.org/Voting/Voting-91.htm|
|Kentucky||William Proffitt||Jeffrey Newport Martha Hughes Tony Gumm Corey Page Michael Page||M||2006-11||General||Vote buying||William Proffitt pleaded* guilty to conspiring to buy votes in the 2006 Monroe County general election, along with Jeffrey Newport, Tony Gumm, Martha Hughes, Corey Page, and Michael Page. From October to November 7, 2006, the group conspired to pay voters to cast walk-in absentee ballots.||*Plea deal: 2 years probation, $1000 fine||http://www.wbko.com/home/headlines/4_Monroe_Countians_Sentenced_in_Vote-Buying_S...||https://www.fbi.gov/louisville/press-releases/2011/tompkinsville-man-sentenced-i...||https://www.fbi.gov/louisville/press-releases/2011/final-defendant-pleads-guilty...|
|California||Eloise Garcia-Mohsin (former city council candidate)||F||2010||2010-09||9||Eloise Garcia-Mohsin used the address of another person to run for city council in Palm Springs, California while she lived in Arizona. She was charged with 2 counts of voter fraud, 3 counts of perjury and 4 counts of falsely filing election documents. Pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor.||3 years probation, 180 hours community service and disqualiﬁed from seeking or holding public office during probationary period.||http://www.kesq.com/Former-Palm-Springs-Candidate-Faces-Voter-Fraud-Charges/4969...||http://www.electionlawcenter.com/uncategorized/palm-springs-ca-city-council-cand...|
|Iowa||Brian Lee Bird||M||2012||General||Ineligible felon voting||1||1||Brian Lee Bird pleaded* guilty to first degree election misconduct, a Class D felony, after registering to vote and casting a ballot in the 2012 general election when he was not eligible because he was a felon who had not completed his probation.||*Plea deal: 5 years in prison||http://www.electionlawcenter.com/uncategorized/voter-fraud-in-iowa-earns-five-ye...||http://northiowatoday.com/2014/05/25/marion-county-man-pleads-guilty-sentenced-i...|
|California||113 Contra Costa County voters||2016-06||Primary||Multiple voting||113||The Contra Costa County Elections Division discovered 113 registered voters voted twice and had both ballots counted during the June 2016 Presidential Primary Election, as a result of an emergency accommodation to the California Secretary of State’s office. The double voting cases were referred to the Contra Costa District Attorney’s office, Registrar of Voters Joe Canciamilla said.||http://eastcountytoday.net/voter-fraud-113-contra-costa-voters-successfully-cast...||http://www.eastbaytimes.com/breaking-news/ci_30106489/contra-costa-possible-vote...||http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2016/07/08/contra-costa-county-vote-twice-calif...|
|Georgia||Charlotte Nelson||F||Absentee Ballot Fraud||Charlotte Nelson was alleged to have provided unlawful assistance of absentee ballots.||Dismissed||https://web.archive.org/web/20161226021856/http://www.documentcloud.org/document...|
|Iowa||Michael Allen Lattimer||M||Michael Lattimer was charged with 3rd Degree Election Misconduct 39A.2. Pleaded guilty.||Time served||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/407328-iowa-cases.html|
|New York||Dominick Forte||M||Petition Fraud||Dominick Forte admitted to signing fake signatures on nominating petitions in an election for a seat on the Orange County Legislature. Pleaded guilty to Forgery in the Second Degree.||Sentenced to conditional discharge||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/373982-new-york-orange-county-response.ht...||http://www.recordonline.com/article/20091103/News/911030314|
|Virginia||Stephen Chapman||M||2005-05||Ineligible Voting||1||Stephen Chapman was charged with unqualified person voting. (Prince William County)||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/399943-virginia-fraud-cases.html|
How You Can Help
Join the movement and sign up for our Knowledge Network to get educated on the issues and opportunities to serve and connect with other citizen activists in your community.
Support True the Vote’s efforts to keep our elections free and fair.
Stay in touch
You can support True the Vote and get current information, insights and updates on various social media platforms.