MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Sat, 10 Dec 2022 04:29:02 +0000 Arbery's mother reacts to hate crime sentences http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/e3e30d57589048a08d91e2193fcce67d Two men sentenced to life in prison for committing hate crimes in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, while a third gets 35 years. Arbury's mother reacts outside court. (Aug. 8) e3e30d57589048a08d91e2193fcce67d Mon, 08 Aug 2022 22:01:13 +0000 SHOTLIST:RESTRICTION SUMMARY: NO RE-SALE, RE-USE OR ARCHIVE; PART MUST CREDIT FIRST COAST NEWS; NO ACCESS JACKSONVILLE; NO USE BY US BROADCAST NETWORKSWJXX - NO RE-SALE, RE-USE OR ARCHIVE; MANDATORY CREDIT FIRST COAST NEWS; NO ACCESS JACKSONVILLE; NO USE BY US BROADCAST NETWORKSBrunswick, Georgia - 8 August 20221. SOUNDBITE (English) Wanda Cooper-Jones, Ahmaud Arbery's mother:"In my heart I'm good right now. We finally have gotten justice for Ahmaud, again. I know that Ahmaud is pleased with the work that we've done as a community as we have as a family. I know he's in heaven. He's pleased. And with that being said, I'm pleased as well."++WHITE FLASH++++PARTIALLY COVERED++2. SOUNDBITE (English) Wanda Cooper-Jones, Ahmaud Arbery's mother:"I think by now Gregory (McMichael) has sat in the county jail for about two years and two months now. Greg has finally realized that he has, he made a very bad decision and taking his son along to murder Ahmaud and at this point is what it is. They did what they did and now they have to pay for whatever they've done."ASSOCIATED PRESSARCHIVE: Brunswick, Georgia - 7 January 20223. STILL image of Greg McMichael in courtASSOCIATED PRESSARCHIVE: Brunswick, Georgia - 7 January 20224. STILL image of Travis McMichael in courtSTORYLINE:The white man who fatally shot Ahmaud Arbery after chasing the 25-year-old Black man in a Georgia neighborhood was sentenced Monday to life in prison for committing a federal hate crime.Travis McMichael was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Lisa Godbey Wood in the port city of Brunswick. His punishment is largely symbolic, as McMichael was sentenced earlier this year to life without parole in a Georgia state court for Arbery's murder.Wood said McMichael had received a "fair trial."Outside the court the parents of Arbery spoke out about the measure of justice that was handed down."Greg has finally realized that he has, he made a very bad decision and taking his son along to murder Ahmaud and at this point is what it is. They did what they did and now they have to pay for whatever they've done," said Wanda Cooper-Jones, Ahmaud Arbery's mother.===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. Two men sentenced to life in prison for committing hate crimes in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, while a third gets 35 years. Arbury's mother reacts outside court. (Aug. 8) Arbery's mother reacts to hate crime sentences