Criminal Justice

Atlantans ride to Brunswick to amplify demand DAs quit over Arbery...

BRUNSWICK - A caravan from Atlanta to the Glynn County Courthouse steps amplified calls that two southeast Georgia district attorneys leave office or be...

Will pressure from Arbery case push hate crime legislation to Kemp’s...

Georgia's state senators are hearing calls to pass a hate crime bill from the steps of the Glynn County Courthouse and from counterparts in...

Arbery murder case adds sad chapter to SE Ga. law and...

BRUNSWICK - Caroline Small. Stephen Wayne DeLoach. Katie Kettles Sasser. These are familiar names to people who live in this coastal town of a...

Arbery case gets fourth prosecutor, federal law enforcement scrutiny

The U.S. Department of Justice is considering filing hate crimes charges against the two white men facing murder charges for the Feb. 23 shooting...

Bookman: Arbery case’s true horror is safe harbor given for modern...

Only in recent years has white American culture become willing to stare the horror of lynching in the face, or at least glance at...

Arbery protesters demand Brunswick, Waycross prosecutors resign

Updated May 10 8 p.m. that the McMichaels were denied bond. BRUNSWICK - Under a warm May sun, hundreds of people gathered at the Glynn...

Viral video of Brunswick’s black jogger shooting spurs investigation, outrage

Sadness and anger rattled across Georgia and the country Wednesday following the viral spread of a video showing the shooting death of 25-year-old Ahmaud...

Bookman: Waycross DA’s judgment of Brunswick shooting video ‘insane’

Somebody thought the video of the killing of Ahmaud Arbery had to be made public if Arbery and his family were to get a...

U.S. Supreme Court tosses gun case as Kavanaugh urges future debate

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court this week avoided issuing a landmark Second Amendment ruling in a closely watched gun rights case, but set...

Families advocate for state to release more inmates to contain pandemic

Marla Laminack checks the Georgia Department of Corrections' website each evening to track the number of COVID-19 cases in the prison where her elderly...
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