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Trial begins for Quitman 11

QUITMAN, GA (WALB) -

The voter fraud trial of one of the so-called Quitman 11 is underway in Brooks County.

Jurors heard opening statements in the trail of Lula Smart.

She's one of 11 people charged with unlawful possession of ballots and violating the procedure for absentee ballots during the Brooks County school board primary election in July 2010.

The trial is expected to continue through the week.

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