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Accused Hialeah ballot broker Deisy Cabrera leaves the courtroom after accepting a plea deal.  (Source: CBS4)

Accused Hialeah Ballot Broker Takes Plea Deal

A Hialeah woman accused of being an absentee ballot broke, or boletera, has accepted a plea deal from prosecutors.

10/08/2013

Absentee ballots (CBS4)

Determined Firefighter Taking On Illegal “Boleteras”

Eric Johnson is a 10-year veteran of the Hialeah Fire Department. His career has been focused on responding to life threatening emergencies. But recently, Johnson has been on a different mission: fighting absentee voter fraud.

CBS4–10/26/2012

Deisy Cabrera Mugshot

Plea Deal Offered In Absentee Ballot Fraud Case

he Hialeah woman at the center of an investigation regarding brokered absentee ballots was offered a plea deal Friday morning at her arraignment but the deal wasn’t immediately accepted.

CBS4–08/31/2012

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Another Candidate Plans Challenge To Miami-Dade Election

Florida representative Jean Patrick Julien, (D)-North Miami Beach, says he will wage a court battle challenging his razor-thin defeat last week. Julien lost to fellow Democrat Barbara Watson by a scant 13 votes. He believes he would have won, but for election fraud.

CBS Miami–08/20/2012

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez  (Source: CBS4)

Miami-Dade Mayor Gimenez Runs On Record

In June, 2011 Carlos Gimenez swept to the office of Miami-Dade Mayor on a wave of voter anger and backlash.

CBS4–08/13/2012

Voting machines in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Report: M-D Commissioner’s Office Ensnared In Absentee Ballot Fraud

The absentee ballot scandal that erupted a little more than a week ago has marred two political campaigns in Miami-Dade County has now ensnared a county commissioner and the uncle of Hialeah’s former mayor.

CBS Miami–08/10/2012

A Miami-Dade County Elections Department voting machine during pre-election testing. (Source: CBS4)

Herald: Commissioner, Uncle Of Fmr. Hialeah Mayor Implicated In Absentee Ballot Probe

The absentee ballot scandal, which has already marred two Miami-Dade political campaigns, has now focused its attention on a county commissioner and the uncle of Hialeah’s former mayor.

CBS4–08/09/2012