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15 cases of Michigan voter fraud documented by Heritage Foundation


By Michael Carroll | Oct 6, 2019

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Fifteen people have been found guilty of election or voter fraud in Michigan since the year 2000, according to a Heritage Foundation database that details such cases nationwide.

The locations where voter fraud was committed in the state included Hamtramck, Wayne and Oakland counties, the database shows.

The types of voter fraud identified in the database include ineligible voting, duplicate voting, absentee ballot fraud, the purchasing of votes, impersonation fraud while voting, ballot petition illegalities, altering vote counts and fraudulent registrations.

Nationwide, the analysis uncovered 1,217 instances of voter fraud, including more than 1,000 criminal convictions and 48 civil penalties.


Proven Instances of Michigan Voter Fraud Since 2000

NameCountyType of CaseType of Fraud
Brandon HallOttawaCriminal convictionBallot petition fraud
Adam Kane EaslickWashtenawCriminal convictionFalse registrations
Salim AhmedHamtramckCriminal convictionFraudulent use of absentee ballots
Armani AsadHamtramckCriminal convictionFraudulent use of absentee ballots
Russell MohammedHamtramckCriminal convictionFraudulent use of absentee ballots
Edward PinkneyBerrienCriminal convictionBallot petition fraud
Mohammed Abdur RahmanHamtramckCriminal convictionFraudulent use of absentee ballots
Dilsa Maria SaddlerBerrienCriminal convictionIneligible voting
Lorianne O'BradyWayneCriminal convictionBallot petition fraud
Don YowchuangWayneCriminal convictionBallot petition fraud
Paul SeewaldWayneCriminal convictionBallot petition fraud
Jason BauerOaklandCriminal convictionBallot petition fraud
Mike McGuinnessOaklandCriminal convictionBallot petition fraud
Edward PinkneyBerrienCriminal convictionBuying votes, fraudulent use of absentee ballots
Source: Heritage Foundation

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