The age of Douglas Mackie is 32. He does not yet have a Wikipedia profile, but according to his Everipedia bio, he is an economist.
He was raised in Vermont’s Waterbury. He is the son of Scott Mackey, a lobbyist and the late Jim Jeffords’ legislative aide.
Is Douglas Mackie arrested?
Yes he is charges with a criminal case.In 2021, west palm beach he got arrested and taken into custody.
Why Douglas Mackie is arrested?
There was a criminal complaint filed against Douglas Mackie in 2021.
According to federal prosecutors, he and others planned to use social media sites and memes to disseminate false material in order to discourage people from exercising their right to vote in the 2016 presidential election.
According to the New York Times, he amassed a sizable following on Twitter in 2016 by sharing racist and anti-Semitic jokes. MIT Media Lab ranked his Twitter handle under an alias first among the top 150 presidential election influencers at the time, surpassing NBC News, Stephen Colbert, and Newt Gingrich in the process.
The complaint claims that Mackey used his @TheRickyVaughn account to tweet lies in an effort to influence those who supported Donald Trump’s opponent to vote by text.
Latest update about Mackie!
Mackey was charged with violating the law by interfering in an election as a result of a voter disinformation campaign. Around the time he was arrested, he appeared in court for the first time before U.S. Justice Judge Bruce E. Reinhart of the Southern District of Florida.