Albia, Zeta, Fined for Deceptive Election Practices, Fail to Appear in Court
September 28, 2022
Grace O. Albia and Jannet Benitez Zeta were scheduled to enter Nolo Contendere (No Contest) pleas to misdemeanor Deceptive Election Practices in Phillips County Justice Court on September 13, 2022.
The charges alleged that they falsified their voter registration forms on October 12, 2021 by declaring that they were citizens of the United States. At the time, both were citizens of the Philippines living in Montana with work visas. Albia and Zeta no longer live or work in Montana. The plea agreement recommended that they each pay the maximum fine and surcharges of $585.00 and receive a five...