Vote fraud investigation en Two more indicted for vote fraud in Hamilton County <p>Two more people were indicted today on charges of illegal voting, bringing the total of indicted voters in Hamilton County to eight.</p><p>One of those indicted today - Ellen Elizabeth Duncan of Avondale - was a poll worker at the Urban League offices on Reading Road. She is accused of voting by absentee ballot and in person at last fall's election.</p><p>The other, Timothy Merman of Fairfax, is accused of using a Fairfax business address as his residence when voting in 2012. Prosecutors say Merman actually lived in Kentucky at the time.</p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:50:57 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 25847 at Hamilton County Investigates Voter Fraud <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Hamilton County’s investigation of voter fraud from the last election has created a controversy between those who say fraud cases have been overblown for political purposes and those who feel anyone who purposely casts an illegitimate ballot should be prosecuted. Thu, 11 Jul 2013 17:30:05 +0000 Pete Rightmire 14655 at Hamilton County Investigates Voter Fraud Hamilton County elections board sends two more voting cases to prosecutor <P>The Hamilton County Board of Elections is referring two people to the prosecutor's office for possible illegal voting, but the bigger question appears to be whether more than three dozen people who each voted a provisional ballot and absentee ballot are in the wrong.<BR>&nbsp;</P> <P>Board Chair Tim Burke, a Democrat, said they should not be prosecuted and any decision otherwise will discourage people from voting.<BR><BR>"On this one, we are on a witch hunt that will scare the hell out of people," he said.<BR><BR>Ultimately, Ohio's Republican Secretary of State will decide that issue. Wed, 15 May 2013 15:35:09 +0000 Ann Thompson 12598 at Hamilton County elections board sends two more voting cases to prosecutor