Former Erie County legislator and Board of Elections worker Betty Jean Grant was recently charged with harassing a voter at a Buffalo, New York, polling place.
The 73-year-old was charged on one count of harassment in the second degree, and a single count of misdemeanor regarding elections under New York State election law, WKBW reported Tuesday.
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According to the Erie County District Attorney’s Office, Grant entered an occupied voting booth at the Delavan Grider Community Center last month and watched as an elderly woman filled out her ballot. According to prosecutors, Grant used her cell phone to record the woman, who was being assisted by another woman in using the write-in Byron Brown stamp. The incident was streamed on Facebook