Former Prosecutor in Ahmaud Arbery’s Death Faces Criminal Charges

Jackie Johnson was indicted by a grand jury in Glynn County, Ga., on charges of “violation of oath of public officer” and “obstruction and hindering a law enforcement officer.”

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Ahmaud Arbery Shooting: 3 Indicted on Federal Hate Crime Charges

The Justice Department’s announcement of the charges was the latest in a string of moves to make civil rights protections a priority.

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3 Indicted on Federal Hate Crime Charges in Ahmaud Arbery Shooting

The Justice Department’s announcement of the charges was the latest in a string of moves to make civil rights protections a priority.

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Before Breonna Taylor and George Floyd, There Was Ahmaud Arbery

A year after his killing in Georgia, his death has sparked a bipartisan effort to remake the state’s 158-year-old citizen’s arrest law. But a potentially divisive trial awaits.

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Judge Denies Bond to Father and Son Charged With Killing Ahmaud Arbery

Prosecutors introduced evidence at the hearing of the son having sent racist text messages, while Mr. Arbery’s mother wailed in court as a video of her son’s killing was played.

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Ahmaud Arbery Shooting: Suspects Indicted on Murder Charges

The three white men accused of killing Mr. Arbery, a black man who was chased while jogging in their neighborhood, were each indicted on nine counts, including felony murder.

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Ahmaud Arbery Case: Judge Finds Probable Cause for Murder Charge

A Georgia investigator testified that one of the three defendants accused of chasing down and killing Ahmaud Arbery heard another defendant use a racist slur.

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Investigators Say One Man Shot Ahmaud Arbery. Why Are Three Charged With Murder?

The authorities said Travis McMichael fired the fatal shots, yet his father and a neighbor also are charged with murder in connection with Mr. Arbery’s death.

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Investigators Say Man Who Filmed Arbery’s Killing Was More Than a Witness

The video captured by William Bryan brought the world’s attention to the case. Authorities said he participated in the deadly confrontation.

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Ahmaud Arbery Shooting: Man Who Took Video of Killing Faces Calls for Arrest

The man who recorded the fatal encounter is under investigation for his potential involvement in the pursuit of Ahmaud Arbery.

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Ahmaud Arbery’s Final Minutes: What Videos and 911 Calls Show

Using security footage, cellphone video, 911 calls and police reports, The Times has reconstructed the 12 minutes before Ahmaud Arbery was shot dead in Georgia on Feb. 23.

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Where Ahmaud Arbery Ran, Neighbors Cast Wary Eyes

He took his final jog across a stretch of South Georgia marked by increasingly blurred racial boundary lines.

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Autopsy Shows Ahmaud Arbery Was Shot Twice in the Chest

The autopsy report, which also showed Mr. Arbery had no drugs or alcohol in his system, came as activists renewed their protests against prosecutors’ handling of the investigation into his death.

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What Is Georgia’s Citizen’s Arrest Law?

From the days of the Civil War, Georgia has allowed its residents to arrest one another. But after the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery, critics are calling for such laws to be repealed.

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Ahmaud Arbery Killing: Inside Georgia’s Citizen’s Arrest Law

From the days of the Civil War, Georgia has allowed its residents to arrest one another. But after the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery, critics are calling for such laws to be repealed.

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Killing of Ahmaud Arbery Is Switched to a Fourth Prosecutor

Joyette M. Holmes, an Atlanta-area district attorney, was tapped to take over a case that has stirred protests over its handling, as the Justice Department said it was weighing federal hate crimes charges.

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The Shooting of Ahmaud Arbery

A 25-year-old black man was pursued and killed. But no one was arrested until a video of the confrontation was released months later.

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A Lifetime of Running With Ahmaud Arbery Ends With a Text: ‘We Lost Maud’

Ahmaud Arbery and Akeem Baker were best friends who treated each other as brothers. With one now gone, the other struggles to move on.

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For a Georgia Police Force, a Bungled Shooting Case Follows a Trail of Woes

The shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery has renewed criticism of the police agency that released the two suspects. They were charged by the state months later.

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Fatal Shooting of Ahmaud Arbery Stirs More ‘Running While Black’ Anxiety

Black runners have long taken steps to avoid racial profiling and violence. After the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery, many say their fear has taken on a new urgency.

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Ahmaud Arbery Video Was Leaked by a Lawyer Who Consulted With Suspects

The lawyer, Alan Tucker, declined to comment on his conversations with the suspects, citing attorney-client privilege. He later said he would not be representing them.

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Ahmaud Arbery Shooting: A Timeline of the Case

A look at the major moments between Mr. Arbery’s killing in a Georgia suburb and the arrest of two suspects, both charged with murder.

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Ahmaud Arbery Shooting in Georgia: Live Updates and Coverage

Gregory McMichael and Travis McMichael were arrested in connection with the killing of Mr. Arbery, which had led to protests in Georgia.

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Ahmaud Arbrey Shooting: What We Know So Far

Mr. Arbery, a 25-year-old black man, was chased by armed white residents of a South Georgia neighborhood. They were arrested months later.

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Gregory and Travis McMichael Arrested in Killing of Ahmaud Arbery

Gregory McMichael and Travis McMichael were arrested in connection with the killing of Mr. Arbery, which had led to protests in Georgia.

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The Killing of Ahmaud Arbery

Another black man falsely assumed to be a criminal is dead.

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Georgia Prosecutor Will Bring Shooting of Ahmaud Arbery to Grand Jury

Mr. Arbery, 25, was killed after a confrontation with two men who pursued him in a South Georgia neighborhood.

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What We Know About the Shooting Death of Ahmaud Arbery

Mr. Arbery, a 25-year-old black man, was chased by armed white residents of a South Georgia neighborhood. He was shot dead during a confrontation.

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