Hawkins’ Voting Conspiracy Sentencing Reset

Hodge Hawkins Vote Buying and Conspiracy Trial Sentencing Reset Monroe County TN
Feds Move Date for Hodge Trial to Next Year The federal court voting conspiracy sentencing hearing for Betty Hawkins, aka Betty Jane Best, of Ballplay, has been moved seven months ahead. The scheduled trail date for co-defendant Brian Keith “Wormy” Hodge of Vonore has also been changed and locked in for 2018. View full story […]
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Feds Hit “Wormy” with New Vote Fraud Conspiracy Charges

Brian Keith Hodge Indictment Vote Buying and Conspiracy Monroe County TN
“Superseding” Indictment: Seven Counts Including Witness Tampering Served in February with a 14-count federal indictment for conspiracy to buy votes and vote buying prior to the 2016 Monroe County general election, Brian Keith Hodge, also known as “Wormy,” was charged in a “superseding” indictment with witness tampering, conspiracy to commit voter fraud, and five counts […]
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Judge Denies Hodge’s Firearm Request

Racketeering Monroe County TN Vote Buying Investigation 2017 Brian Hodge Gun Ruling
Vote-Buying Indictment Parameters Unchanged One week after federally indicted vote-buying suspect Brian “Wormy” Hodge asked for a modification of his bond – to permit him to work as a deputy in the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department – a federal judge in Knoxville on Tuesday said no. In a memorandum and order filed on April 25, […]
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