2020 ELECTION: “Matthew DePerno, a key orchestrator of efforts to help former President Donald J. Trump try to overturn the 2020 election in Michigan and an unsuccessful candidate for state attorney general last year, was arraigned on four felony charges on Tuesday [August 1, 2023], according to documents released by D.J. Hilson, the special prosecutor handling the investigation.

The charges against Mr. DePerno, which include undue possession of a voting machine and a conspiracy to gain unauthorized access to a computer or computer system, come after a nearly yearlong investigation.”

-Neil Vigdor, Alexandra Berzon and Nick Corasaniti, “Trump Meddler in Michigan, Matthew DePerno, Is Charged in Election Breach,” nytimes.com, August 1, 2023