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News Release

For Immediate Release
June 11, 2009

Contact:
Assistant Attorney General James Kennedy
(603) 271-3650

Voter Fraud Indictment from November 4, 2008 General Election

Attorney General Kelly Ayotte announces that on June 6, 2009, the Carroll County Grand Jury returned two indictments against 31-year-old Christopher Luke Fithian of Jackson, New Hampshire. The first indictment alleges that on November 4, 2008, Mr. Fithian voted for the office of president in the general election in Gorham, New Hampshire using the unincorporated township of Pinkham's Grant General Election ballot and voted for the office of president in Jackson, New Hampshire using the town of Jackson General Election ballot, in violation of RSA 659:34, I(b). The second indictment alleges that on November 4, 2008, Mr. Fithian applied for a ballot in his own name in Jackson, New Hampshire, after having voted in Gorham, in violation of RSA 659:34, I(d). A violation of RSA 659:34, I (b) is a class B felony and violation of RSA 659:34, I (d) is a misdemeanor.


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