Charlie White http://wfpl.org en Former Indiana Secretary of State Loses Bid for New Trial http://wfpl.org/post/former-indiana-secretary-state-loses-bid-new-trial <p>A judge has denied former Indiana Secretary of State Charlie White's request for a new vote fraud trial.</p><p>The Indianapolis Star reports that a Hamilton Superior Court judge rejected White's request for post-conviction relief on voter fraud and theft charges.&nbsp;&nbsp; The case stemmed from White’s voter registration for the 2010 GOP primary.</p><p>White was convicted in 2012 of three counts of voter fraud, two counts of perjury and one count of theft and given a one-year, home-detention sentence.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 26 Dec 2013 20:53:55 +0000 Associated Press & Rick Howlett 8034 at http://wfpl.org Former Indiana Secretary of State Loses Bid for New Trial White Appeal Dismissed, Moving To Trial Court http://wfpl.org/post/white-appeal-dismissed-moving-trial-court <P>The Indiana Court of Appeals has dismissed an appeal by ousted Secretary of State Charlie White so he can seek a remedy at the trial court.<p> <P>An order signed by Chief Appeals Court Judge Margret Robb and posted online dismisses White's appeal so he can pursue post-conviction relief before Hamilton Superior Court Judge Steven Nation.<p> <P>Nation presided over the trial in which White was convicted in February of six felony counts alleging he used his ex-wife's address to vote and to keep his Fishers Town Council seat. Tue, 11 Sep 2012 14:30:17 +0000 The Associated Press 1615 at http://wfpl.org White Appealing Three Felony Convictions http://wfpl.org/post/white-appealing-three-felony-convictions <P>Former Indiana Secretary of State Charlie White is appealing three of the six felony convictions that got him ousted from office earlier this year.<p> <P>The appeal filed in the Indiana Court of Appeals challenges White’s convictions on charges of perjury on his marriage license application, submitting a false voter registration application and casting a fraudulent ballot.<p> <P>The brief does not contest White's three other felony convictions.<p> <P>White was convicted of using his ex-wife's address on a voter registration form so he could keep his Fishers Town Council seat during the 2 Mon, 10 Sep 2012 19:59:58 +0000 Rick Howlett & The Associated Press 1609 at http://wfpl.org White Appealing Three Felony Convictions Former Indiana Elections Chief’s Law License Suspended http://wfpl.org/post/former-indiana-elections-chief-s-law-license-suspended <p>The Indiana Supreme Court has suspended former Secretary of State Charlie White&rsquo;s license on an interim basis because of his felony convictions earlier this year.&nbsp;</p><p>White was found guilty in February of vote fraud, perjury and theft stemming from his voter registration for the 2010 Republican primary.</p><p>He was sentenced to a year of home detention and forced to step down as secretary of state. He has said he plans to appeal his convictions.</p><p>The law license suspension is effective May 10th.</p> Fri, 27 Apr 2012 19:46:34 +0000 Rick Howlett 71 at http://wfpl.org Former Indiana Elections Chief’s Law License Suspended