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Grand Jury Report regarding voter fraud in NYC

Grand Jury Report regarding voter fraud in NYC

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Published by Soren Dayton
A Grand Jury report regarding a voter fraud investigation in New York City. It includes concrete findings of election fraud and voter-impersonation fraud in particular.
A Grand Jury report regarding a voter fraud investigation in New York City. It includes concrete findings of election fraud and voter-impersonation fraud in particular.

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SUPREMECOURTOFTHE
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INTRODUCTION
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ThisisthereportoftheTermVIIextendedGrandJurysubmittedpursuantto
C.P.L.
§190.85(l)(c).TheGrandJuryconductedaninvestigationoffraudandillegalityincertainprimaryelectionsinKingsCounty.OfficialsoftheBoardofElectionstestifiedastothemannerinwhichelectionsareconducted,howtheBoard
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srecordsarereceived,maintainedandutilized,andthemannerinwhichthepublicgains..accesstothoserecords.TheGrandJuryitselfmadeanon-sit_einspectionofthepremisesoccupiedbytheBoardofElectionsforKingsCounty.Mostsignificantly,theGrandJuryheardandcreditedthetestimonyofthreewitnesseswhoadmittedandexplainedhowtheyviolatedtheElectionLawonnumerousoccasions.TheGrandJuryexaminedtheactivitiesofagroupofindividualswithrespecttoeffortstheymadetoinfluence,by::r.audandillegal
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geographicareaofKingsCountyfrom1968to1982.Duringthatperiodeightprimaryelectionswereheld,eachofthemtypicallyincludingseparateracesforstatelegislati
vepos
itions,Congressionalseatsandpartyoffices.Oneormorefraudulentpracticesoccurredinatleastoneraceineachoflheseeightelections.TheGrandJuryfoundevidenceoffraudulentandillegalpracticesintwoprimaryelectionsforCongressheldin
1976
and
1982,
fourprimaryelectionsfortheAssembly
in
threediffe~entassemblydistricts,threeprimaryelectionsfortheStateSenateinonesenatorialdistrictandtwoelectionsforstatecommitteeintwodifferentdistricts.AlthoughtheGrandJurywasunabletodeterminetheinfluenceofthesepracticesoneachelection,thetestimonyindicatesthattheoutcomeofatleastonestatecommittee'electionactivities.Inessence,theinvestigationrevealedthatagroupofindividualsoverafourteenyearperiodengagedinvariousin
1978
wasaffectedbyfraudulentfraudulentandillegalpracticesdesignedtoinfluencetheoutcomeofelections.Thesepracticesincludedtheforgeryofvoterregistrationcardswiththenamesoffictitiouspersons,thefilingofthesecardswiththeBoardofElections,therecruitmentofpeopletocastmultiplevotesonbehalfofspecifiedcandidatesusingtheseforgedcardsorthecardsofdeceasedandotherpersons,
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andtheforgeryofvoterregistrationcardsafteranelectiononbehalfofthelosingcandidateinordertoestablishabasisfor.voidingtheelection.Thecoreofthedemocraticprocessistherightofthepeopletochoosetheirrepresentativesinfairelections.Fraudintheelectionprocessisintolerable.Theevidenceinthiscaseidentifiedanumberofseriousfraudulentabusesrepeatedlyutilizedforoveradecade.Inaddition,theeaseandboldnesswithwhichthesefraudulentschemeswerecarriedoutshowsthevulnerabilityofourentireelectoralprocesstounscrupulousandfraudulentmanipulation.Methodsmustbedevisedtosecuretheintegrityofelections.TheGrandJuryisnotadvocatingthatexistingelectoralrightsberestrictedorundulyencumbered,butthatsafeguardsbecreatedtoprotectthoserightsfrombeingunderm
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nedbyfraud.Inaddi
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wecallupontheGovernorandstatelegiSlaturetoundertakeabroaderstudyoftheissueandinstituteappropriatereformstoprotecttheelectoralprocess.ThisreportwillsummarizetheevidencebeforetheGrandJury,setforthspecificinstancesofabuseoftheelectoralprocess,andrecommendadministrativeandlegislativereforms.LegalBackgroundTheNewYorkStateElectionLawprovidesfortheestablishmentofaBoardofElectionsofthe
City
ofNewYorkwithheadquartersinManhattanandanofficeineachborough
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