Ohio Capital Journal

Ohio Capital Journal

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Far-right operatives Wohl and Burkman indicted in Ohio on voter suppression charges

By: - October 27, 2020

Far-right conspiracy theorists and political operatives Jacob Wohl and Jack Burkman have been indicted in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, “for devising a robocall scam that attempted to suppress voting in local minority neighborhoods.” Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Michael C. O’Malley alleged in a news release that Burkman, 54, of Virginia, and Wohl, 22, of California, used the […]