Travis McMichael, Greg McMichael and William “Roddie” Bryan Jr. will remain in jail as they await trial.
An investigator testified that Travis Michael, who is facing murder charges, was heard uttering the racial slur by another defendant.
Merritt addresses the debate that people are having around the efficacy of and motive behind showing videos of white supremacists and police officers killing Black people with impunity.
Gregory and Travis McMichael were free men for more than two months following the killing of Ahmaud Arbery. The two men have now been charged with his murder.
A new development in the Ahmaud Arbery case is bringing renewed interest and has led the district attorney to call for a jury trial.