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 Source2 Source3 Source4sort ascending Source5 Follow Up
Georgia ADDED SOURCE Stanchez Passmore Registration Fraud Stanchez Passmore was accused of being an unqualified voter. Case dismissed for lack of evidence. Dismissed for lack of evidence. https://web.archive.org/web/20161226021856/http://www.documentcloud.org/document...
Texas Paulito Nilo 2008 Municipal Ineligible felon voting 1 1 Paulito Nilo pleaded* guilty toone count of illegal voting for voting while an ineligible felon (TEC 64.012) in the 2008 municipal election. Nile was also alleged to have unlawfully accepted and rejected voters. *Plea deal: 1 day in jail, 5 years in prison probated to 5 years community supervision, $500 fine http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/404105-texas-ag-response.html Hidalgo: CR-2622-09-F
Washington Edward Riveira 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...
Indiana Ivan Dunbar M 2003 Democratic primary D 2006-03 Ineligible district voting 1 Ivan and Alicia Dunbar pleaded* guilty to illegally voting in another precinct in the 2003 Democratic primary. *Plea deal: 1 year probation http://www.nwitimes.com/news/local/article_6af53cdd-4bf0-520d-ad4a-6f0548f72e20....
Virginia Harold Arrington M 2010-10 Ineligible Voting Harold Arrington was charged with wrongfully voting (Mecklenburg County) http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/399943-virginia-fraud-cases.html
New Hampshire Samuel D. Meyerhofer M 2010-11 General Registration Fraud Ineligible district voting The New Hampshire Attorney General's Office investigated Samuel D. Meyerhofer because he reportedly registered and voted for the first time on Election Day without photo identification, and the United States Post Office returned a verification letter sent to his address as undeliverable. His identity was later verified, according to a New Hampshire Attorney General's Office investigation. Meyerhofer was not charged. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/403935-new-hampshire-voting-fraud-report-...
Ohio John Saylor (candidate for councilman) M 68 John Saylor won a disputed election for 1st Ward councilman in Fairfield, Butler County, Ohio. Charged with 29 counts false registration, 1 count inducing illegal voting, 22 counts absent voter's ballot violation, 14 counts illegal voting, 1 count election falsification, 1 count interference with conduct of election. Convicted of 29 counts false registration, 1 count inducing illegal voting, 12 counts absent voter's ballot violation, 14 counts illegal voting, 1 count election falsification, 1 count interference with conduct of election. Other charges dismissed. 24 months in prison and $22,500 fine http://enquirer.com/editions/2000/05/29/loc_vote_fraud_suspect.html http://www.enquirer.com/editions/2000/11/15/loc_saylor_gets_2_years.html http://www.enquirer.com/editions/2000/05/23/loc_councilman_faces.html
Mississippi Kimberly Readus F 2013-05 Canton Democratic Primary D Stealing a ballot box 3 Canton Democratic municipal executive committeee member Kimberly Readus was found guilty on three charges including stealing a ballot box in connection with the Canton city Democratic primary election in May 2013 and sentenced to 30 days in jail (suspended). She was also fined $950 and placed on one year probation. 30 days in jail (suspended), 1 year probation plus $950 fine. http://www.msnewsnow.com/story/24199141/more-canton-election-indictments
California Mark Jacoby M 2006 2007 R 2008-10 Registration fraud - ineligible district Perjury 4 0 Mark Jacoby, owner of a voter-registration company who collected signatures for petition drives, pleaded* guilty to a misdemeanor count of voter fraud after he twice illegally registered to vote at an address where he didn't live, in 2006 and again in 2007. He faced four felony charges: two counts of voter registration fraud and two counts of perjury. *Plea deal: 3 years probation, 30 days community service http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2009/06/owner-of-registration-company-plea... http://www.cbsnews.com/news/signature-gatherer-arrested-in-voter-fraud/
Illinois Pamela Bryant F 2012 2013-01 Absentee/Mail 3 3 Pamela Bryant, of Cahokia, pleaded* guilty to three counts of marking an absentee ballot of another person in a 2012 election. *Plea deal: 24 months probation, $1277 fines/court costs http://www.bnd.com/news/local/crime/article20547705.html http://www.topix.com/forum/city/dupo-il/TUTTFC8AHIPM4537R/p2 https://truethevote.org/Open%20link%2C%20serach%20%22Criminal%20Cases%22%20by%20...

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