Jury Selection in the Trial of the Men who Killed Ahmaud Arbery: Grinding My Teeth

I’ve spent a week and a half grumbling and grinding my teeth about the jury selection in the Ahmaud Arbery case. Defense attorneys in this case wanted to shield the questioning of the jurors from the public entirely.  The judge, in what is called a “compromise” ruling, allowed two reporters at the time to listenContinue reading “Jury Selection in the Trial of the Men who Killed Ahmaud Arbery: Grinding My Teeth”

Jury Selection: Ahmaud Arbery Case

Ahmaud Arbery Blog #5, Monday 18 October 2021 Approximately 1,000 people were called for jury duty in the Ahmaud Arbery case in Brunswick, Georgia.  Roughly 600 of them showed up on Monday when jury selection began. During the first part of the day, the judge considered objections to juror questions.  The judge increased the numberContinue reading “Jury Selection: Ahmaud Arbery Case”

Job Being Created for Arbery Police Chief, Glynn County Georgia

Ahmaud Arbery was killed in Glynn County, Georgia about a mile from my house.  The man in charge of the police department at the time, John Powell, was indicted the same month after a series of scandals involving the Glynn County Police Department. The County Commissioners are meeting today, June 25, 2020 and are likelyContinue reading “Job Being Created for Arbery Police Chief, Glynn County Georgia”