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/R Charged Convicted Type1 Type2 Type3 # Charges # Fraudulent Votes / Election Margin Description Sentence Source1 Source2sort descending Source3 Source4 Source5 Follow Up
Minnesota David Richard Hoffmann M 2008 Ineligible felon voting 1 David Richard Hoffman was a felon who had signed a probation agreement acknowledging he couldn't vote, but then voted again in 2008.
Kansas Decatur County - Names Unknown 2004 Absentee Ballot Fraud Forgery Impersonation Voters were incapable of voting but ballots were voted anyway. Accused of perjury and forgery, and the ballots were challenged. (multiple cases) http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/366880-kansas-2nd-response-part-1.html
Georgia Eldon Glenn Carter M 2011 Petition Fraud Nomination petition fraud. (State Elections Board Case #2008-00661107280; Appling County) $200 fine, cease and desist order and public reprimand https://assets.documentcloud.org/documents/369066/georgia-response-with-cases.pd...
Washington Jeff Bogaard 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. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394076-washington-snohomish-county-respon...
Texas Oralia Fausto Absentee Ballot Fraud Petition Fraud Oralia Fausto was reported to have been a part of a voting scheme with four others, where he illegally voted via mail-in ballot, as well as registered fake names to vote throughout Starr County, Texas. Fausto completed a pretrial diversion and the charges were dismissed.
Indiana John Carlyle (security officer in the city clerk's office) M 2003 2004 East Chicago Democratic mayoral primary D 2006 Absentee Ballot Fraud Ineligible district voting Perjury 7 4 John Carlyle, a security officer in the city clerk's office, was charged as part of a fraud case brought by the Lake County Joint Voter Task Force that ultimately overturned the result of the 2003 East Chicago Democratic mayoral primary. Carlyle used his mother's address to register to vote, although he did not reside there. Carlyle allegedly voted in East Chicago for the 2003 primary and three elections in 2004. He was charged with 1 count of fraudulent application for ballots, 4 counts voting in other precinct, 2 counts perjury. Pleaded guilty to 1 count of voting in other precinct, a misdemeanor. Other charges dismissed. 6 months probation http://www.nwitimes.com/news/local/list-of-people-indicted/article_dad5024d-a3bc...
Indiana Terrance Artis Randall Blue Artis (former East Chicago Councilman) M 1999 East Chicago municipal D 2004-05 Vote buying Terrance Artis pleaded* gulity to a federal obstruction of justice charge after he and and his brother Randall "Blue" Artis were charged with multiple felony counts of fraud, conspiracy and misappropriation of funds in connection with the sidewalks-for-votes scandal. http://www.nwitimes.com/news/local/artis-brothers-enter-guilty-pleas/article_8dd...
Texas Chente Quintanilla (former state representative) Enedina Nina Serna Ruben Lujan 2014-05 Primary Runoff - 2014 D Absentee/Mail The Attorney General's office is looking into voter fraud allegations made by former Justice of the Peace for Precinct Six, Rosalie Dominguez, against former State Rep. Chente Quintanilla and two current Justices of the Peace, Enedina Nina Serna and Ruben Lujan. Serna and Quintanilla allegedly signed up seniors for absentee ballots for homebound residents and unlawfully picked up the ballots at their homes. Dominguez also included Lujan in the suit, saying he threatened seniors to not cooperate with her investigation. http://www.kvia.com/news/lawsuit-claims-voter-fraud-by-former-state-rep-justices...
Virginia Unknown impersonator 2012-10 General Registration fraud Impersonation 0 0 In October 2012, Dorothy Robinson received a response to a voter registration application from the city of Norfolk addressed to her daughter, who lived in another state and never lived in Virginia. Robinson confirmed that the Office of Voter Registration had received a false voter registration application in her daughter's name. None - no way to identify the impersonator http://pilotonline.com/opinion/letters/be-aware-of-fraud/article_9e89e419-ed9c-5...
Kansas Jerrald Alan Chesser M 2010-11 Multiple Voting 1 Chesser was accused of voting in both Marshall County, Kansas, and Nebraska in November 2010 elections. Referred to county attorney; under investigation. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/403896-kansas-sos-4th-response-with-cases...

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