Justice Department to Investigate Ahmaud Arbery Killing as Hate Crime, Family’s Lawyer Says

The Department of Justice is officially investigating the murder of Ahmaud Arbery as a potential hate crime, Arbery’s family’s lawyer S. Lee Merritt announced on Monday. Georgia is one of four U.S. states that doesn’t have a hate crime prevention law, but federal charges can carry maximum prison sentences.

The DOJ’s investigation stems from the February 23 murder of Arbery at the hands of former police officer Gregory McMichael and
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