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 Source1sort descending Source2 Source3 Source4 Source5 Follow Up
California Theresa Sogbi F Theresa Sogbi pleaded guilty to fraudulently voting or attempting to vote. Served two years probation and 40 hours of community service
Texas Frank Ross M Frank Ross was charged with illegal voting in Henderson County. No additional information available.
Connecticut Michael Abbatello M 2004-11 Multiple Voting Michael Abbatello was accused of voting more than once in the November, 2004 election. He registered in both West Hartford and Old Saybrook, and had been registered in both towns since 1985 because he did not provide the Old Saybrook registrars with his prior voting address. He voted in Old Saybrook, but did not vote in West Hartford in the presidential election. He has been removed from the list in West Hartford. Dismissed
Connecticut Barbara Morehead F Ineligible district voting Barbara Morehead was accused of voting from Hartford when she was legally a resident of East Hartford. $1,000 fine -which was reduced to $250 because of her financial circumstances. Ordered to comply with the law in the future and to cancel her voter registration in Hartford.
Texas Rudy Trevino M Rudy Trevino was mailed a letter. No new violations were reported. Statue of limitations expired. Not charged.
Texas Jose De Jesus Cano M 2008 School Ineligible felon voting 1 1 Jose De Jesus Cano pleaded* guilty to one count of illegally voting while an ineligible felon (TEC 64.012) in a 2008 school election. *Plea deal; 10 years probation, $1000 fine, $313 court costs Hidalgo/Brooks: 09-09-10115 CR
Texas Mary Lou Garza F 2006 Primary Registration fraud 1 0 Mary Lou Garza was charged with one count of unlawful delivery of a voter registration certificate (TEC 13.145). Dismissed Starr/Brooks: 07-07-09768 CR
Kansas Johnson County - Names Unknown 2000 Absentee Ballot Fraud Impersonation Multiple cases of questionable ballots. Impersonation of a voter.
Connecticut Joseph Maturo (former mayor and candidate) M Absentee Ballot Fraud A complaint was made that Joseph Maturo, who was running for re-election as mayor, should not have disseminated promotional materials with absentee ballot applications, neglected to provide information required by law, such as his signature, when he assisted people with absentee ballot applications, and improperly used the town's "reverse 911" phone system. No further action taken on complaint.
California Jennifer Anne Thomas F Registration Fraud Petition Fraud Jennifer Anne Thomas allegedly made unauthorized use of personal identification information involving fraudulent completion of affidavit of registration and signing fictitious or forged name to petition. Dismissed

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