Kansas secretary of state prosecutes non-citizen for voting
April 13, 2017
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach announced Wednesday his first prosecution of a non-citizen voting illegally since lawmakers in 2015 gave him the authority to prosecute voter fraud.
Victor David Garcia Bebek pleaded guilty to three misdemeanor counts of voting unlawfully in 2012 and 2014, according to a news release from Kobach's office. The plea deal calls for a $5,000 fine and unsupervised probation for up to three years.
Bebek's defense attorney did not immediately return a phone message left at his office seeking comment, and Bebek did not have a listed phone...