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BRUNSWICK, Georgia – Jurors in the murder trial of the three Georgian men charged with the murder of Ahmaud Arbery listened to hours of argument on Monday as four lawyers presented varying views on what happened that day at the start of Last year.

The prosecution said Arbery was “attacked” by white men who saw a black man run around their small coastal neighborhood and jumped into vans to chase him. Defense attorneys painted a picture of residents nervous about crime in the neighborhood and said the men were trying to detain Arbery for police questioning.

The almost all-white panel of 12 jurors and three deputies was due to hear a rebuttal of the prosecution on Monday afternoon. After the fences, jurors should begin deliberating on a verdict.

Father and son Gregory and Travis McMichael and their neighbor William “Roddie” Bryan are charged with murder and other crimes in the fatal February 2020 shooting in Brunswick, about 80 miles south of Savannah. They were arrested two months after the shooting, when video of Bryan’s incident on his cell phone was released.

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Black Lives Matter and Black Panthers protest in Brunswick

Dozens of people with Black Lives Matter and the Black Panthers demonstrated outside the Glynn County Courthouse on Monday during oral argument.

Protesters held up a large image of Ahmaud Arbery and brought a black coffin with the names of the blacks killed.

“Say his name! Ahmaud Arbery!” chanted the demonstrators.

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