Federal judge rejects plea agreement in Travis McMichael’s hate crime case!

US District Judge Lisa G. Wood on Monday rejected the plea deal reached by prosecutors and Travis McMichael on hate crime charges, a plan that would have precluded his federal trial in killing of Ahmaud Arbery. Federal judge rejects plea agreement in Travis McMichael’s hate crime case Earlier, McMichael had agreed to plead guilty to a single hate crime charge — interference with rights — … Continue reading Federal judge rejects plea agreement in Travis McMichael’s hate crime case!

Ahmaud Arbery trial verdict: All three suspects found guilty of murder

The three white men on trial for killing Ahmaud Arbery have been found guilty of murder in the fatal pursuit of the unarmed Georgia jogger. Travis McMichael, 35, his father, Gregory McMichael, 65, and their neighbor William “Roddie” Bryan, 52, were tried together in the shooting of Arbery, 25, who they thought was fleeing a burglary as he ran through a mostly white neighborhood near … Continue reading Ahmaud Arbery trial verdict: All three suspects found guilty of murder

Armed black militias expected to return to Ahmaud Arbery murder trial

Heavily armed black militia groups are expected to return to the Ahmaud Arbery murder trial in Georgia Tuesday — despite their presence sparking last-minute calls for a mistrial just before the case goes to the jury. Black Lives Matter 757 called for protesters to return on Tuesday to the Glynn County Courthouse, where prosecutors started addressing the court for the last time before jurors start their deliberations on the three … Continue reading Armed black militias expected to return to Ahmaud Arbery murder trial

Ahmaud Arbery Murder Suspects’ Lawyers Request For Court To Not Address Arbery As a “Victim”

The devil stays busy, the suspects accused of killing slain Georgia jogger Ahmaud Arbery apparently don’t want him to be referred to as a victim during their upcoming murder trial. via: Revolt Lawyers for the suspects accused of murdering Ahmaud Arbery has submitted a request to bar the court from referring to the deceased as a “victim.” According to a report TMZ published on Saturday (Jan. 2), defense … Continue reading Ahmaud Arbery Murder Suspects’ Lawyers Request For Court To Not Address Arbery As a “Victim”

Man who recorded the fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery has been arrested, GBI says

William “Roddie” Bryan Jr., the man who recorded the fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery in a neighborhood outside Brunswick, Georgia, has been arrested on suspicion of murder, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said Thursday. Bryan witnessed the deadly encounter between Travis McMichael and Arbery on February 23 from a vehicle behind a pickup that stopped in the road. Gregory McMichael, who was in the bed of the pickup … Continue reading Man who recorded the fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery has been arrested, GBI says

State police search home of suspects in Ahmaud Arbery’s killing

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation searched the home of two men charged in the death of Ahmaud Arbery, the agency said. The search warrant was executed Tuesday at Greg and Travis McMichaels’ home in Satilla Shores, the Glynn County neighborhood where Travis McMichael killed Arbery with a shotgun February 23. The search was part of the investigation into Arbery’s killing, the GBI said, but no further details were provided … Continue reading State police search home of suspects in Ahmaud Arbery’s killing