Election Fraud Specific Methods

Electoral fraud can occur at any stage in the democratic process, but most commonly it occurs during election campaigns, voter registration or during vote-counting. The two main types of electoral fraud are (1) preventing eligible voters from casting their vote freely (or from voting at all), and (2) altering the results

  1. Electorate manipulation
  2. Manipulation of demography
  3. Disenfranchisement
  4. Intimidation
  5. Vote buying
  6. Misinformation
  7. Ballot stuffing
  8. Misrecording of votes
  9. Misuse of proxy votes
  10. Destruction or invalidation of ballots
  11. Tampering with electronic voting machines

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