|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|
|Mississippi||Fredrick M. Jackson||M||Registration fraud||Pleaded guilty to false registration as qualified elector. (Case #2010-0879, Madison County)||5 years in county jail, with release after serving 4 years. Thereafter, 1 year of supervised probation.||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/400863-mississippi-madison-county-with-ca...|
|Washington||Daria Kim||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.||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394076-washington-snohomish-county-respon...|
|Washington||Gregory Clark||M||Registration Fraud||1||A charge of registration fraud against Gregory Clark was found to have Insufficient evidence to pursue.||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/368706-washington-clark-county-response-w...|
|Ohio||Kathleen Dreamer (Board of Elections assistant ballot department manager)||F||2004||General||OTHER||Jacqueline Maiden and Kathleen Dreamer, election board members, were accused of election crimes related to a ballot recount following the 2004 presidential election. Maiden and Dreamer were convicted and sentenced to 18 months in prison, but the sentence was overturned and they were granted a retrial. Both ultimately pleaded no contest.||Initially sentenced to 18 months in prison, but that was later overturned. Ultimately pleaded no contest and put in diversion program.||http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2007/11/05/cleveland_recount.html|
|Connecticut||Douglas Logan||M||2010-11||Municipal Referendum||Absentee Ballot Fraud||Douglas Logan and Melissa Engel were alleged to have impermissibly handled absentee ballot applications and/or absentee ballots. An investigation by the The Connecticut Elections Enforcement Commission concluded Logan and Engel's assisted "family", which is permissible. Matter was dismissed.||Dismissed||http://seec.ct.gov/e2casebase/data/fd/FD_2011_113.pdf|
|Rhode Island||Keith Costa||M||2004||Primary||Ineligible district voting||1||Keith and Robert Costa, father and son, were each charged with one count of fraudulent voting when they allegedly did not use their actual address when they voted in a primary.||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/368319-rhode-island-2nd-response.html|
|Connecticut||Melissa Engel||F||2010-11||Municipal Referendum||Absentee Ballot Fraud||Douglas Logan and Melissa Engel were alleged to have impermissibly handled absentee ballot applications and/or absentee ballots. An investigation by the The Connecticut Elections Enforcement Commission concluded Logan and Engel's assisted "family", which is permissible. Matter was dismissed.||Dismissed||http://seec.ct.gov/e2casebase/data/fd/FD_2011_113.pdf|
|Illinois||Yvette Johnson||Charles Powell Sheila Thomas Jesse Lewis Kelvin Ellis||F||2004-11||General||D||Vote buying||East Saint Louis precinct worker Yvette Johnson and precinct committeemen Charles Powell, Sheila Thomas, Jesse Lewis, and Kelvin Ellis were convicted for conspiracy to commit election fraud after participating in vote buying activities in the 2004 election, including submitting budgets that would allow city funds to pay voters to vote for Democratic candidates.||2 years probation, ﬁrst 5 months in monitored home conﬁnement||http://archive.ksdk.com/news/story.aspx?storyid=81280||http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1414782/posts||http://madisonrecord.com/stories/510559878-east-st-louis-vote-buying-case-goes-t...|
|Mississippi||Jasper Buggs, Sr.||M||2007||Democratic primary, Runoff||Vote Buying||3||Jasper Buggs, Sr. was charged with 1 count of voter fraud and 2 counts of bribery in a vote buying scheme. Pleaded guilty to two counts and one was dismissed. (Case #BK2008-005, Circuit Court, Benton County)||5 years, with first year under house arrest and 4 years post-release supervision. Pay $3,522.50||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394430-mississippi-benton-county-cases-fo...||http://djournal.com/tippah/2009/07/15/jury-convicts-two-in-benton-vote-fraud-cas...|
|Texas||Delores McMillian||F||2010-03||Primary||In person||Impersonation||1||1||Delores McMillian pleaded* guilty to one count of attempted voter impersonation (TEC 64.012) in the 2010 primary election. In addition to illegal voting, she was also alleged to have obstructed a poll watcher, provided illegal assistance, failed to witness and provided false information on mail ballot applications, unlawfully witnessed more than one ballot aplication, and illegally possessed mail ballots.||*Plea deal: 1 year probation, $227 court costs||http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/404105-texas-ag-response.html||Dallas/Rockwall: 11082011CCL-A|
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