A former San Francisco poll worker who stole dozens of ballots in what his attorney said was an Election Day political protest last year continued his “Gandhi-esque” behavior in court Wednesday, prompting a judge to order him back to jail on the eve of his release. Read More
A man accused of stealing ballots from a San Francisco polling station last November seems determined not to get out of jail after giving the silent treatment to the judge at his sentencing hearing Monday.Karl Bradfield Nicholas, 51, was set to receive a one-year sentence but would likely have been set free Monday because of credit for time already served. Read More
The 50-year-old man accused of stealing ballots in San Francisco on Election Day in November is scheduled to be in court Monday morning.Karl Bradfield Nicholas was in charge of a polling site on Nov. 2 when he allegedly absconded with approximately 75 ballots.The ballots were later found floating in the pond at the Palace of Fine Arts in the Marina district. Read More
The Sheriff’s Department will be allowed to provide security for the November election, the Ethics Commission decided Thursday evening. Read More
Elections officials are taking an extra step to ensure that mail-in ballots flowing into their office are correct after an error that resulted in hundreds of voters receiving the incorrect document.
As first reported by The Examiner on Wednesday, San Francisco elections officials confirmed that a contractor sent out mail-in ballots containing the wrong name. Read More