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Inquiry into allegations of voter registration fraud to be made public

The true scope of an investigation into alleged voter registration fraud will be unveiled Wednesday in the first public airing of a politically fraught dispute between a Democratic-backed group and the state's top elections official, Republican Secretary of State Brian Kemp.

But it will likely be weeks, if not longer, before the inquiry is settled, with both civil and criminal charges possible. For now, both sides agreed Tuesday to negotiate an extension of Kemp's original subpoena, which he issued last week and which leaders of the New Georgia Project called "unnecessary, overly broad, unduly burdensome and harassing."

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