Thanks for this.

I am somewhat familiar with Benford's Law, and when I heard that it was "proving fraud", I went "hm?" because it's sort of intuitive that for Benford to be applied, you have to be analyzing a range of numbers that *could* start from 0-9.

But an least in the US, is a trinary. Three possible choices. You voted for X, you didn't vote for X, or you didn't vote for anyone at all.

So, you immediately have a problem with using Benford, over and above what you described, I would think.

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